Amidror is sent to Washington ahead of Obama's meeting with Netanyahu
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The Israeli prime minister's national security adviser, Ya’akov Amidror, embarks on a
trip to Washington to prepare US President
Barack Obama's visit to Israel.
Amidror's visit comes amid reports about unprecedented tensions between Israel's PM Benjamin Netanyahu and newly elected Obama.
According to reports, Amidror has expressed concerns over the hardships of working with the Americans while the Israeli settlement construction policy continues in the West Bank.