Green is the color of Hamas Flags, but more so the color of Islam itself.
The color green is associated with the family of the prophet Muhammed.
Why would Obama risk insulting 1.4 billion muslims worldwide by placing a ban on anyone in his entorage wearing the color green on his trip to the middle east?
Maybe it really is his color, Marcia, and that is why he is going to such great lengths to make it not appear that way to the general public of America, who will actually decide who is President, and we care.
Apparently Obama thought green attire might turn up, otherwise, why the ban?