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US BEGINS TO PRESSURE PALESTINIANS
MARSAL COMMENTS: President Trump just phoned Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas. The message was to negotiate directly with the Israelis and find a solution. The US will help, but will not impose its view on any party. And as a gesture of goodwill, the Israelis have stopped their planned approved new settlements building. Continue reading “US BEGINS TO PRESSURE PALESTINIANS”
Clinton, Trump and Israel – What Gives?
Benjamin Netanyahu, the prime minister of Israel met with both US presidential candidates; Clinton (Democrats) and Trump (Republicans) during his recent visit to New York to attend the UN general assembly meeting. Of course, this is not the first time he meets each of them, but as the presidential race is getting hotter with the approach of the candidates’ debates season, Israel may have felt that wise to reassess each candidate’s Continue reading “Clinton, Trump and Israel – What Gives?”