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.