Daybreak: Beating the Iranian Drum
Plus this politicized flight tonight, and more in the news
• In Washington, Defense Minister Barak continued to sound warnings and threats concerning Iran, even as U.S. officials countered with continued talk of sanctions and engagement. [Haaretz]
• U.S. diplomats worry that the direct peace talks will disband over the construction freeze controversy. [Haaretz]
• Most of the 300,000 Jewish settlers would like the freeze to end so that their towns can continue to grow. [WSJ]
• Prime Minister Netanyahu had nice things to say about so many different folk. [Laura Rozen]
• Left-wing Israeli group Peace Now took politicians and journalists—including, apparently, one from the Times—on a plane ride over the West Bank to show them settlement growth. [NYT]
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