Settlement snafu

As the United States and Israel continue to feud over the announcement of Israeli settlement construction during Vice President Biden’s visit, here’s how both countries can work together to defuse this crisis. Avi Ohayon – GPO via Getty Images

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As the United States and Israel continue to feud over the announcement of Israeli settlement construction during Vice President Biden's visit, here's how both countries can work together to defuse this crisis.

Avi Ohayon - GPO via Getty Images

As the United States and Israel continue to feud over the announcement of Israeli settlement construction during Vice President Biden’s visit, here’s how both countries can work together to defuse this crisis.

Avi Ohayon – GPO via Getty Images

David Makovsky is the Ziegler distinguished fellow and director of the Project on Arab-Israel Relations at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy. Between 2013-2014 he served in the Office of the Secretary of State as a senior adviser to the Special Envoy for Israeli-Palestinian Negotiations. Twitter: @DavidMakovsky

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