Israeli Ambassador Michael Oren

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On Wednesday, Israel announced that it would build hundreds of new homes in Jewish West Bank settlements. U.S. officials condemned the move, saying it will undermine peace efforts. Israeli Ambassador to the U.S. Michael Oren joins us to talk about U.S.-Israel relations, and the latest developments in the region.


Michael B. Oren, Israel's ambassador to the United States and author of books including "Six Days of War: June 1967 and the Making of the Modern Middle East" and "Power, Faith, and Fantasy: America in the Middle East, 1776 to the Present"