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Another Trump Promise Kept:
Recognizing Jerusalem As Israel´s Capital

Investor´s Business Daily, by Staff

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Posted By:RockyTCB, 12/7/2017 6:41:40 AM

Mideast: Despite a firestorm of protests, President Trump says he will recognize Jerusalem as Israel´s capital and eventually move the U.S. embassy there from Tel Aviv. Consider it another Trump promise kept. Presidents of both parties have promised for years to recognize Jerusalem as Israel´s capital. Yet, somehow complications inevitably arose — "Europe" claimed it would "complicate" peace talks, or the Palestinians said it would make peace impossible, or radical Islamists threatened unrest and terrorism by the "Arab Street" in response to the provocation. So no president, Democrat or Republican, ever truly, officially recognized Israel´s capital for what it plainly was: the

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: dman, 12/7/2017 9:27:49 AM     (No. 11473236)

IMO President Trump´s historic recognition of Jerusalem parallels President Reagan´s historic Brandenburg Gate speech. This will set the wheels in motion to dismantle the great Palestinian scam the way that Reagan´s speech led to the demise of the Soviet Union.

The parallel includes overriding State Department "advice" and Establishment fears of triggering war. The opposite is likely.

As to Establishment cries that this undercuts US "neutrality" in Palestine talks: President Trump should borrow from Jack Sparrow´s (aka Johnny Depp) great line in Pirates of the Caribbean and simply respond "Great Satan!!!".

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Reply 2 - Posted by: citizen, 12/7/2017 9:37:47 AM     (No. 11473249)

The msm is just begging for Muslims "days of rage" to begin. TDS is a hideous disease.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: MDConservative, 12/7/2017 10:42:54 AM     (No. 11473322)

The real damage is that this announcement hands another "devil" card to the theocrats in Iran, puts pressure on the Saudis, and further divides the NATO alliance with Turkey threatening to cut relations with Israel. Other than that, it´s a great idea.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: zbogwan2, 12/7/2017 12:19:51 PM     (No. 11473500)

The MSM and the Dems are busting a gut so to speak, watching POTUS Trump keeping his campaign promises?
It´s fun watching them implode here?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: dman, 12/7/2017 1:09:46 PM     (No. 11473579)

RE #3: The Mullahs have already played the "devil" card. That was behind my "Great Satan" snark. What else would they expect of us?

It seems that the Saudi princes have realized that they are already under threat from Iran and the Islamists, and it may be time for them to end the Palestinian scam. A new Palestinian state would only be a new ally for Iran.

Erdogan is already playing us, and undoing Atatürk´s reforms. Turkey is becoming an Islamic state, and must be expelled from NATO. We already need to adjust our security arrangements accordingly. A new Republic of Kurdistan, perhaps?

It is time to stop appeasing the Islamists, and simply defeat them. We are in an existential war, and they are among our enemies.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: swarfer, 12/7/2017 6:38:23 PM     (No. 11473887)

TRUMP is the only leader in the Western world. The rest are fakes.This was a most brilliant move which takes control of the peace process out of the hands of the UN. The Palestinians will now have to go thru us first before even getting to Israel. I was truly saddened that world leaders wanted to preserve the status quo and yield to the Palestinian threats of violence if they don´t get their way.


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