American-Israeli history repeats itself

In 1948, President Harry S. Truman stepped into Jewish history. In 2017, President Donald Trump joined him.

Jay Shapiro,

President Trump visiting Kotel
President Trump visiting Kotel
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In 1948, President Truman recognized Israel despite the opposition of the American State Department, including then-Secretary of State George C. Marshall.

Seventy years later, President Trump recognized Jerusalem as Israel's capital, again over the opposition of the State Department.