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Will’s Take: There Is a ‘Culture Clash’ Between the Obama Administration and Israel

George Will said he thinks the disagreement between the Obama administration and Israel is representative of a personal dispute between President Obama and Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

“We have a community organizer dealing with a commando; they’re not on the same wavelength,” Will said on Wednesday’s Special Report. “There’s a kind of culture clash between this administration and the administration of a country that lives in a dangerous neighborhood.” 

Will said the Obama administration has had an uneasy relationship with Israel for several years, and added that the relationship began to deteriorate early on in Obama’s presidency. 

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