The White House has announced three visits of middle east leaders in the month of May. Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu on May 18, President Mubarak of Egypt on May 26 and Palestinian PM Abbas on May 28. The White House release said, " With each of them, the President will discuss ways the United States can strengthen and deepen our partnerships, as well as the steps all parties should take to help achieve peace between Israelis and Palestinians and between Israel and the Arab states."