Just yesterday, White House Press Secretary Jay Carney wants to avoid talking about Jerusalem in the worst way:
And back in March, State Department spokesperson Nuland was also very uncomfortable talking about Jerusalem--especially after a gaffe where the Obama administration implied that Jerusalem wasn't even part of Israel.
Perhaps the Obama hasn't noticed that since Obama took office, Abbas hasn't seen a need to sit down and talk?
Things were so much simpler in the good old days -- when Candidate Obama was actually very eager to talk about Jerusalem.
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