11 December '10
Back to the Future was a great movie.
Forward into the Past is just the continuation of failed US policy in the Middle East.
Last night at the Saban Forum, Hillary Clinton made it clear that the US will continue to make Israeli construction an issue:
The United States will not shy from criticizing the sides in Israeli-Palestinian talks when they take unilateral actions, including when Israel builds in eastern Jerusalem, Hillary Rodham Clinton said..."Provocative announcements on East Jerusalem are counterproductive. And the United States will not shy away from saying so."
Of course, "unilateral actions" are only a problem when they are no unilateral concessions by Israel--but that is not the point of this post.
The point here is that Hillary went further than merely reiterating the issue that directly led to the derailing of his Mideast peace talk initiative.
Clinton went one step further, reviving the Saudi plan:
(Read full post "Hillary And US Mideast Policy")
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