Trump announces US recognition of Israeli claim on Golan Heights

ㅤ"President Trump on Monday signed a proclamation officially granting U.S. recognition of Israel’s claim over the Golan Heights, reversing decades of American policy regarding the disputed territory between Israel and Syria.
ㅤStanding side-by-side with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the White House, Trump said he was taking the ‘historic action’ because Iran and terrorist groups ‘continue to make the Golan Heights a potential launching ground for attacks against Israel.’"

Full story at The Hill. Posted here on 3/25/19. See "golan heights, israel."