Playbook co-author Ryan Lizza breaks down the week’s top news story.
Despite President Joe Biden’s efforts to keep his administration’s focus on domestic issues, the latest Israeli-Palestinian conflict could derail his agenda. POLITICO's Ryan Lizza talks to POLITICO foreign affairs correspondent Nahal Toosi to break down the events leading up to the new violence between Israelis and Palestinians and what this means for Washington. Before the violence erupted, this conflict was low on Biden’s priority list, but now he has to strike a balance between maintaining a strong partnership with Israel and keeping pro-Palestinian progressives happy.
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