Here are some of the headlines from the liberal media on the Obama administration’s abstention from a United Nations Security Council resolution vote, whose American veto could have killed the resolution. It is non-binding resolution, as most are at the United Nations, but it is a public slap-to-the-face to Israel, a longtime American ally in the Middle East.
NBC News : “United Nations demands end to Israel settlement building; US abstains”
New York Times : “Rebuffing Israel, US allows censure over settlements”
Washington Post : “U.S. declines to veto U.N. Security Council resolution for Israel to stop Jewish settlement activity”
USA Today : “US abstains on UN vote condemning Israeli settlements”