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Posted at 4:01 PM ET, 11/17/2010

Obama administration drafting letter for Netanyahu

By Glenn Kessler

The Obama administration is drafting a letter detailing understandings recently reached between Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu, according to a senior administration official.

The Israeli media was filled with reports Wednesday that talks between the United States and Israel had reached a crisis stage, with the terms of a deal struck between Clinton and Netanyahu during a marathon seven-hour meeting in New York last week still unclear. Under the reported agreement, Israel would freeze settlement growth for 90 days, permitting peace talks with the Palestinians to resume, in exchange for $3 billion worth of jet fighters as well as other incentives.

Clinton declined to comment Wednesday when asked whether she was willing the put the deal into writing. "I can't get into details ... I can only repeat what I've said -- that we are in close touch with both the Israelis and the Palestinians. We're working intensively to create the conditions for the resumption of negotiations that can lead to a two-state solution and a comprehensive peace," she said.

But a senior administration official, speaking on condition of anonymity in order to speak more freely, said: "We are constructively working through the details, following up on Secretary Clinton's meeting with Prime Minister Netanyahu. It was always envisioned that there would be a letter detailing our understandings. We are nailing down the specifics."

By Glenn Kessler  | November 17, 2010; 4:01 PM ET
 
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Mrs. Clinton will do whatever she is told to do, via Obama from his Israeli handlers. There will never be a Middle East peace until the last settler is removed and all of their homes destroyed. Until that happens, BOYCOTT ISRAEL Money talks where weapons are useless. No Sara Lee, no Home Depot, no Johnson and Johnson products. For a complete list google Boycott Israel. Stop the extermination of Palestinians.

Posted by: chkpointe | November 17, 2010 6:14 PM | Report abuse

BOYCOTT ISRAEL Money talks where weapons are useless.

Posted by: chkpointe

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Does that include all their scientific and medical advances as well?

Hey, if you really want to boycott Israel why don't you do us all a favor and start by shutting off your computer.

Posted by: johnnyboston | November 17, 2010 6:22 PM | Report abuse

If only the American middle and working class had the same representation in congress as Israel.

Posted by: JillCalifornia | November 17, 2010 6:45 PM | Report abuse

My question for secular Americans is, “How can you support a middle east peace process, without being hypocritical, that requires Israel to create a contiguous Palestinian State in the Land of Israel when we, as a nation, failed to do the same within our own borders for Native Americans?” Until America starts carving out states for African Americans, Hispanics, Arabs, Gays, Lesbians and all other minorities who feel oppressed America has no right to require it of Israel.

My question for American Jews and Christians is, “Do you believe the Bible is the word of GOD?" If you believe that the Bible is the word of GOD then you must stand up against those who would have Israel give away a land that does not belong to any one generation of Israelis but to all generations of Israelis for all time!
Your answer to the opening question says volumes about whether you really believe the bible is the word of GOD or you just say that you do.
Silence in the face of the world's attempt to go against the word of the Lord is complicity against the word of the Lord. If we as Americans fail to defend Israel and its borders to the Jordan River we will suffer for going against the word of the creator of all things. Moreover, if we play a role in pressuring Israel to give away the land we may face GODs wrath in our own land.

Numbers 34:1-10
1The Lord said to Moses, 2“Command the Israelites and say to them: ‘When you enter Canaan, the land that will be allotted to you as an inheritance will have these boundaries:
3“‘Your southern side will include some of the Desert of Zin along the border of Edom. On the east, your southern boundary will start from the end of the Salt Sea,a 4cross south of Scorpionb Pass, continue on to Zin and go south of Kadesh Barnea. Then it will go to Hazar Addar and over to Azmon, 5where it will turn, join the Wadi of Egypt and end at the Sea.c
6“‘Your western boundary will be the coast of the Great Sea. This will be your boundary on the west.
7“‘For your northern boundary, run a line from the Great Sea to Mount Hor 8and from Mount Hor to Lebod Hamath. Then the boundary will go to Zedad, 9continue to Ziphron and end at Hazar Enan. This will be your boundary on the north.
10“‘For your eastern boundary, run a line from Hazar Enan to Shepham. 11The boundary will go down from Shepham to Riblah on the east side of Ain and continue along the slopes east of the Sea of Kinnereth.e 12Then the boundary will go down along the Jordan and end at the Salt Sea.
“‘This will be your land, with its boundaries on every side.’”

Posted by: kerubimsela | November 17, 2010 8:18 PM | Report abuse

zionism controls palestine and the US. that is why the US will bleed itself to death in the middle east to protect apartheid israel ongoing ethnic cleansing of palestinian civilians.
In 6 years china will be new superpower.

Posted by: MumboJumboo | November 17, 2010 8:24 PM | Report abuse

"Most Fasinating"

As the Israel plays itself and time. "A Nuclear/Accident" is what will kill Israle, if Israel doesn't rid itself of Nuclear Weapons that would "Vaporize/Israel in a secord."

Israel thinks it safe...when it is not.

In conclusion Israel, who spys on U.S. lies to U.S. and uses U.S. I say to you,

......"HURRY.....the powder keg on which you sit say over 200 NUKES" would indeed take the Middle East...Out."

So, the world my friends is already hanging by a thread. "The Soviet Union has over 50,000 Nuclear Weapons, The United States has over 50,000 Nuclear Weapons, that my friend/Israel should tell you, as it tells this registered VOter/Vet USAF, Graduate Student, Masters Program, Professional Studies,
East Tennessee State Unversity, that the world is indeed..."Hanging by a thread."

Sincerely, your friend, Tom Birchfield.

Posted by: ztcb41 | November 17, 2010 9:35 PM | Report abuse

The Lord will save the tents of Judah first, so that the glory of the house of David and the glory of the inhabitants of "Jerusalem shall not become greater than that of Judah. In that day the Lord will defend the inhabitants of Jerusalem; the one who is feeble among them in that day shall be like David, and the house of David shall be like God, like the Angel of the Lord before them. It shall be in that day that I will seek to destroy all the nations that come against Jerusalem.” Forgotten words of Zechariah ?

Posted by: msftex | November 17, 2010 9:59 PM | Report abuse

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More expensive, fashion, and good products.

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The discovery like this.

Come and buy! !

Posted by: lizhiyong120 | November 17, 2010 10:02 PM | Report abuse

Here's the deal we should make with Israel. Palestinians are given full rights as citizens of Israel. End of story.

The Israel apartheid is disgusting and it must end.

Posted by: Samster2 | November 18, 2010 1:40 AM | Report abuse

Are you completely insane Mr. President? You let that weasel Netanyahoo play you for a complete sucker? My God I don't believe that you could be a fool of this magnitude. It must be Israeli and AIPAC propaganda.

Posted by: trbajaz | November 18, 2010 2:30 AM | Report abuse

We are BROKE! And we are giving in to Blackmail. First to the PLO. They ONLY got $150 MIL and now Bibi walks away with Billions.

All for nothing. Thanks Odumbo!!!

Posted by: beecheery | November 18, 2010 4:07 AM | Report abuse

Do Americans really understand the horrible control the Zionist criminals have over the US government?? Look at the new Republican Majority Leader Cantor from VA. Cantor, a Jew, has vowed his allegiance to the criminal Netanyahoo over his allegiance to the United States of America. America is owned and operated by criminal Zionists for the benefit of criminals. Expect another attack on America by Israel. The next one will be far worse than the Israeli attack on 911. The next time the Israelis will use a nuke and try to blame it on Iran. WAKE UP, America.

Posted by: usnr02 | November 18, 2010 5:29 AM | Report abuse


Tell israel to go to HE'LL.

Posted by: Thoughtful-Ted | November 18, 2010 10:51 AM | Report abuse

This is one pilgrim who doesn't believe the "insanity" from what have to be Jewish Jihadist madmen!

David G. Ward

Ps Given that it is the 21st Century and for the record, the "ALIGHTY" or whatever one choses to call him, IS NOT A REAL ESTATE AGENT AND NEVER HAS BEEN ONE!!!!

Posted by: dgward44 | November 18, 2010 12:28 PM | Report abuse

This is one pilgrim who doesn't believe the "insanity" from what have to be Jewish Jihadist madmen!

David G. Ward

Ps Given that it is the 21st Century and for the record, the "ALIGHTY" or whatever one choses to call him, IS NOT A REAL ESTATE AGENT AND NEVER HAS BEEN ONE!!!!

Posted by: dgward44 | November 18, 2010 12:28 PM | Report abuse

Given that it is the 21st Century and for the record, the "ALIGHTY" or whatever one choses to call him, IS NOT A REAL ESTATE AGENT AND NEVER HAS BEEN ONE!!!!

Posted by: dgward44

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Perfect! And so ends the Islamic claim on east Jerusalem.

Posted by: johnnyboston | November 18, 2010 3:30 PM | Report abuse

Wow - so this is where all the teabaggers go when there are no elections :-P

Posted by: ShowMeTheRealMoney | November 18, 2010 5:15 PM | Report abuse

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