Obama Embarks On Mideast Peace Initiative

News & Features Michele Kelemen · ·
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (left) shakes hands with Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak for the second time at the end of their joint press conference in the Egyptian resort town of Sharm el-Sheikh on Monday. Netanyahu travels to Washington next week to meet with President Obama. It will be the first in a series of high-profile meetings on the Middle East peace process.