In major shift, Trump says time for U.S. to recognise Israeli sovereignty over Golan
Thursday, 21 March 2019 U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday it was time to back Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights that Israel seized from Syria in 1967, marking a dramatic shift in U.S. policy and giving a boost to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in the middle of his re-election campaign.
According to a report by Reuters, on Friday, a senior administration official said that the United States is preparing an official document to recognize Israel's sovereignty of the Golan Heights that President Donald Trump is expected to sign next week. On Thursday, Trump announced that it was time...
Benjamin Netanyahu's campaign is touting his close relationship with President Donald Trump, including recent U.S. recognition of Israel's sovereignty over the Golan Heights. CBS2's Alex Denis reports.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Saturday that he would annex Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank if he wins another term in office, a last-minute pre-election promise likely..