Zip @ Weasel Zippers:
So they refuse to criticize Egypt’s new constitution or Morsi’s power-grab but go ballistic when Israel builds homes for its citizens on their land? Talk about a warped sense of priorities.
WASHINGTON — U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton says Israeli plans for new settlements near East Jerusalem do not help efforts to bring about a two-state solution to the Palestinian crisis.
Clinton told Israeli officials in Washington that plans for new settlements abutting East Jerusalem “set back the cause of a negotiated peace.”
“We all need to work together to find a path forward in negotiations that can finally deliver on a two-state solution. That must remain our goal,” Clinton said.