×
Newsmax TV & Webwww.newsmax.comFREE - In Google Play
VIEW
×
Newsmax TV & Webwww.newsmax.comFREE - On the App Store
VIEW
Tags: ML | Trump Israel

Trump Tells Israeli Paper Jerusalem Move Was 'big Point'

Friday, 09 February 2018 10:38 AM EST

JERUSALEM (AP) — An Israeli newspaper is quoting President Donald Trump as saying his recognition of Jerusalem as the country's capital was one of his biggest moves thus far as the U.S. president.

Free daily newspaper Israel Hayom carried some quotes Friday from an interview with Trump to be published next week.

When asked to name the most memorable event of his presidency, Trump says "I think Jerusalem was a very big point. And I think it was a very important point."

Trump's Dec. 6 Jerusalem declaration upended decades of U.S. policy and countered an international consensus that Jerusalem's fate should be decided in peace negotiations.

The move sparked outrage among the Palestinians and across the Muslim world, and Palestinian leaders said Washington could no longer serve as a Mideast peace broker.

© Copyright 2022 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.


GlobalTalk
An Israeli newspaper is quoting President Donald Trump as saying his recognition of Jerusalem as the country's capital was one of his biggest moves thus far as the U.S. president.Free daily newspaper Israel Hayom carried some quotes Friday from an interview with Trump to be...
ML,Trump Israel
131
2018-38-09
Friday, 09 February 2018 10:38 AM
Newsmax Media, Inc.

Sign up for Newsmax’s Daily Newsletter

Receive breaking news and original analysis - sent right to your inbox.

(Optional for Local News)
Privacy: We never share your email address.
Join the Newsmax Community
Read and Post Comments
Please review Community Guidelines before posting a comment.
 
 
TOP

Newsmax, Moneynews, Newsmax Health, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, and Newsmax World are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

NEWSMAX.COM
© Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved
NEWSMAX.COM
© Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved