Obama-Netanyahu Odd Couple Tests U.S.-Israel Alliance Resilience

Obama-Netanyahu Odd Couple Tests U.S.-Israel Alliance Resilience

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U.S. President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu are seen in this March 5, 2012 photo. Tensions between the U.S. and Israel flared in September when Obama and Netanyahu disagreed about when Iran would have enough enriched uranium to reach “breakout capacity,” the point at which a nuclear weapon could be assembled quickly.