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Netanyahu's pointless speech
Netanyahu's pointless speech

Despite the high political drama surrounding Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's speech to a joint meeting of Congress today , he broke little if any new ground. We already knew how he views the U.S.-led negotiations with Tehran over Iran's disputed nuclear program. We are left then wondering what the point was of his decision to inject himself into the partisan wrangling in Washington by speaking at the invitation of House Speaker John Boehner against President Barack Obama's wishes. Mr. Netanyahu said Israel feels threatened by the prospect of an Iranian nuclear weapon, that Israel doesn't trust Iran to abide by any agreement it signs and that the only way...