Obama, Netanyahu meeting a capstone to years of testy ties
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Wednesday, 21 September 2016 () NEW YORK (AP) — Frustrated after years of fraught diplomacy, President Barack Obama will seek Wednesday to cast the U.S. partnership with Israel as on solid footing. Yet his meeting with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu comes as Obama openly weighs using the final stretch of his presidency to ramp up pressure on the Israeli leader […]
Setting aside years of tensions, President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu bid each other farewell Wednesday with a strident affirmation of security ties between the United States and Israel.
This was likely the last meeting between the two before Obama leaves office. The relationship between the two has often been rocky over the last eight years CBS News - WorldAlso reported by •Raw Story •L.A. Times