Jerusalem Report

Pax Americana and Israel II

To make his mark in history, Netanyahu needs to stand firm.

Benjamin Netanyahu: Surrender would mark an ignominious end to his political career
Photo by: EMIL SALMAN / POOL / FLASH 90
To believe some recent media columns, US Secretary of State John Kerry is the new Metternich and EU High Representative Catherine Ashton a latter day Talleyrand after securing the late November Joint Plan of Action on Iran’s nuclear program.

Harvard political scientist Graham Allison, renowned for his classic work on the Cuban Missile Crisis, praised the Geneva accord in American football terms, claiming that it had pushed the Iranian nuclear program from the red zone back to the relative safety of the 30-yard line.



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