Middle East sources told WND the prospect may be a reason why Netanyahu’s ambassador to the United States, Ron Dermer, quietly did an end-run around the Obama White House to work with House Majority Leader John Boehner, R-Ohio, to appear before a joint session of Congress March 3 to discuss the Iranian nuclear crisis.
Boehner’s announcement of the visit came as a surprise to the White House and further antagonized relations between Washington and Tel Aviv.
Sources say the end-run will work in Iran’s favor, since Tehran believes it will get what it wants from ongoing discussions on its nuclear program with the P5+1 countries of Germany and the five permanent members of the United Nations Security Council: Russia, Britain, France, China and the United States.
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