Whoever thinks the elections will solve any problems is painfully mistaken. Most of the blame is due to foolish President George W. Bush, who caused Israel great damage with his unnecessary embrace.
Now it turns out that the ruins left behind by George W. Bush are a lot more dangerous for Israel than it seemed [Read more]
Instead of pressing Israel, Obama should first present tough questions to Palestinians
However, it is precisely former senator Mitchell's experience in the Israeli-Palestinian arena that should spur particular alertness.
The appointment of US Mideast Envoy George Mitchell is "very disturbing."