In a potential shift, Trump warns Israel that new settlements ‘may not help’ achieve Middle East peace – The Washington Post


The statement marks a more nuanced position in what has been Trump’s consistently pro-Israel stance. He nominated Daniel Friedman, a strong supporter of West Bank settlements, to be U.S. ambassador to Israel. In December, he pressured the Obama administration to veto a United Nations resolution critical of Israeli settlements. This is a developing story. It […]

Source: In a potential shift, Trump warns Israel that new settlements ‘may not help’ achieve Middle East peace – The Washington Post

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One thought on “In a potential shift, Trump warns Israel that new settlements ‘may not help’ achieve Middle East peace – The Washington Post

  1. Is this a welcomed change of rhetoric and if so can it be sustained, or is there some other political motive which may not be currently apparent.

    Unfortunately Trump can change his stance from second to second, so all have to be wary,for trust is not one of his recognised qualities.

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