22 martie 2019

By recognizing Golan, US seen ‘solving’ a problem that doesn’t exist


The status quo on the plateau, in which Israel’s control was neither recognized nor challenged, will likely be upended by Trump’s move, and not in Israel’s favor, experts warnLess than a decade ago, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was waist-deep in serious negotiations with Syria for the return of the Golan Heights in exchange for peace.But after a civil war that has managed to shake up the whole region and the rise of US President Donald Trump which has done much the same, Netanyahu is on [...]