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