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Secretary of State Pompeo Visits Israel, Supporting West Bank Annexation Plans

HeadlineMay 13, 2020

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has arrived in Israel for talks with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his coalition partner, Benny Gantz. Pompeo’s trip comes as the Trump administration has signaled its support for Israel’s plan to annex 30% of the occupied West Bank in violation of international law. Last week, Israel announced plans for about 7,000 new homes for Jewish settlers in the occupied West Bank.

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