Israel Names Illegal Golan Settlement After Trump

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has inaugurated a new illegal settlement in the occupied Golan Heights named after US President Donald Trump, in a gesture of appreciation for the US leader’s recognition of Israeli sovereignty over the territory.

The settlement will be called “Ramat Trump”, Hebrew for “Trump Heights” and isn’t exactly new. Currently known as Bruchim, it is over 30 years old and has a population of 10 people.

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