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''ZIONIST-JEWISH'' US AMBASSADOR TO TEL AVIV VIEWPOINTS ON US FOREIGN POLICY IN MIDDLE EAST http://english.irib.ir/voj/topics/injustice-worldwide/item/81039-uss-shapiro-viewpoint-on-middle-east
Our correspondent Morteza Jabbari has interviewed Mark Weber –director of the Institute for Historical Review –on US ambassador to Tel Aviv, Dan Shapiro's remarks about Washington Middle East policy.
[ BACKROUND ON SHAPIRO - Shapiro emerged as an advisor/strategist ("work on Middle East issues and Jewish outreach") for Sen. Barack Obama's 2008 presidential campaign,In September 2011, Robert Fisk, the renown journalist, commented on the Palestinian bid to gain recognition at the United Nations. The United States lobbied hard to sabotage this effort and threatened to veto the measure when it would come to the Security Council. Fisk asks: "How come, let's ask, that the US ambassador to Israel, Dan Shapiro, flew from Tel Aviv to New York for the statehood debate on Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu's own aircraft?"