Obama's Determination vs. Netanyahu's Conviction

The US president wants an agreement with Iran, for many reasons. Israel wants to defend itself. Why does this lead to such a conflict?

Jay Shapiro,

Barack Obama, Binyamin Netanyahu
Barack Obama, Binyamin Netanyahu
Marc Israel Sellem/POOL/Flash 90

In this week's show of The Israeli Perspective, Jay Shapiro tries to figure the roots of the conflict between Prime Minister Netanyahu and President Obama.

Obama appears determined to reach an agreement with Iran on its nuclear program, despite the fact that many members of Congress oppose the agreement, and require tougher sanctions on Tehran government.

How did Israel become Obama's biggest problem? How will differences between Congress and the President affect the final agreement with Iran, if achieved?

The Israeli Prespective - March 29th 2015

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