Baehr: “Donald Trump has been America’s president barely six months and it appears his first Israel test is underway”

Murder and a 3rd intifada
by Richard Baehr
August 2, 2017

The Israelis are aware of how the Palestinians behave when they think their grievances are out of the media focus. Exploiting the supposed danger to Al-Aqsa is a well-worn, reliable tactic that guarantees attention in the broader Arab and Muslim world and elevates their dispute with Israel to more favorable settings — the United Nations, the Arab street and international media outlets. The Temple Mount dispute soon reached the U.N. Security Council. Historically, American presidents have been very sensitive to international pressure relating to Israel taking action to protect its security. What may be different this time is the man in the White House. READ MORE

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