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White House Denies Netanyahu Meeting Request, Cites Obama's Busy Schedule

Lin82 Wrote: Sep 12, 2012 5:28 PM
My heart breaks for Israel.. Netanyahu is a brilliant man and perhaps he can make some sense out of Obama's nonsense, but I can't. Why is placating the wrong people? Israel needs our help NOW and Obama's going to Las Vegas for a fundraiser? Obama misssed intelligence briefings? Well, we know he missed votes and voted 'present' before he got into the White House... guess things haven't changed. Big shoes; little feet.

An outrageous new low in US-Israeli relations:

The White House has rejected a request by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to meet President Barack Obama in the United States this month, an Israeli official said on Tuesday, after a row erupted between the allies over Iran's nuclear programme. An Israeli official told Reuters on condition of anonymity that Netanyahu's aides had asked for a meeting when he visits the United Nations this month, and "the White House has got back...