Lipstadt: No bias in State responses to Abbas, Israeli ministers
September 29, 2023
(JNS) — Nearly every notable U.S. State Department official is on pilgrimage to New York this week for the United Nations General Assembly’s annual general debate.
Barbara Leaf, the Biden administration’s top diplomat for the Middle East, and Dan Shapiro, senior adviser for regional integration and former U.S. ambassador to Israel, have been spotted in the Big Apple, as has Amos Hochstein, the Israeli-American U.S. energy envoy, who brokered an Israeli-Lebanese maritime border agreement.
Deborah Lipstadt, U.S. special envoy for monitoring and combating antisemitism, was also in town,...