Netanyahu's captives

Netanyahu understands the American political system as well as he understands his own.

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United States Secretary of State John Kerry and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Rome, Italy on Dec. 15, 2014.
Gar Pardy
Published: Wednesday, 03/11/2015 12:00 am EDT

It is unusual if not unique to use irony and chutzpah to describe the same situation. But in their own way they describe the policy of the Israeli government under Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, in its efforts to prevent the international community from reaching an agreement with Iran on its nuclear program.

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