“Because Trump’s recognition of Israeli sovereignty over Golan was done through an executive order, a future president could undo the action. A bill passed into law would set the policy in stone”

AIPAC comes out in support of congressional bills recognizing Israeli control of Golan Heights
by Jackson Richman
May 6, 2019

The American Israel Public Affairs Committee, the most powerful pro-Israel lobbying group in the United States, has come out in support of companion congressional bills to enact into law U.S. President Donald Trump’s official recognition in March of Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights. “We are supporting these measures on Golan sovereignty,” AIPAC spokesperson Marshall Wittman told JNS. The statement by AIPAC came after two sources had told JNS that AIPAC had been opposed to the congressional legislation. READ MORE

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