A Tweet From Trump and Pressure on Egyptians: How Israel Blocked UN Vote on Settlements

Netanyahu cleared his schedule and began a massive 15-hour global diplomatic marathon, with Israeli officials reaching out to Trump's team, urging president-elect to voice his objection, while also pressuring Egypt.

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After a 15-hour political drama Thursday, Israel succeeded in deflecting, if only temporarily, a United Nations Security Council vote on a draft resolution against the settlements.