Almost all Israeli governments – including Netanyahu's – negotiated U.S.-brokered withdrawals from Golan Heights ■ Trump's support of annexation is culmination of shift that began with civil war ■ Haaretz spoke to sources involved in the talks who attested to advanced talks between Netanyahu and Damascus, including maps and computerized scenarios for withdrawal – in exchange for pushing out Iran
Trump's Golan bombshell
America's energy independence has enabled Trump to shatter foreign policy taboos without concern for angry reactions from the Persian Gulf states. But will other countries follow suit?
Trump couldn't wait until Netanyahu joined him in Washington on Monday, and his calculated move right before the election could cause Israel damage
Gantz's hacked phone hasn't hurt his party, but Netanyahu's submarine affair may finish him – unless Trump saves him ■ Ayelet Shaked’s perfume video is her party's Hail Mary
The international response is likely to be weak, and returning the Golan isn't something most Israelis support. The significance is mostly political, and the timing unsurprising
Former American mediators and envoys say that if the Trump administration wants their proposed Israeli-Palestinian peace deal to have a chance at success, then this move is a mistake
More than just crude intervention in the April 9 election, Trump’s promise to recognize Israeli sovereignty in the Golan Heights is a slap in the face to Putin, and a show of force against Iran
Erdogan says Trump's statement that it's time to recognize Israeli sovereignty over Golan has brought region to edge of new crisis ■ Iran calls declaration 'illegal and unacceptable'
Druze leaders call Trump and his announcement 'delusional' ■ Egypt urges international community to prevent Israeli sovereignty over Golan ■ Hamas: Trump's move is new kind of aggression against Arab nations
Despite Trump's shift toward recognition of Israeli sovereignty over Golan, European Union still considers the area occupied
President says 'whoever’s against him is also in favor of what I just did,' amid claims that support for recognizing Israeli sovereignty in Golan is geared at boosting prime minister