Today’s News: Toward an EU Tipping Point?

This report from today’s EU foreign ministers meeting suggests some European momentum toward withdrawal. The EU has long said it won’t accept the singling out of Israel at the conference, but it hasn’t demanded changes to the draft text with this kind of urgency and indignation.

Perhaps the key quote comes from German FM Steinmeier, ratcheting up the language a few notches: “I am in favor of canceling participation in the conference, unless the documents are changed substantially within the next hours and days.”

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