US President Donald Trump and Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu display the signed proclamation on the Golan Heights. Photo: EPA US President Donald Trump and Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu display the signed proclamation on the Golan Heights. Photo: EPA
US President Donald Trump and Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu display the signed proclamation on the Golan Heights. Photo: EPA

Trump gives Golan Heights ‘gift’ to Israel’s Netanyahu, who compares him to a Persian king

  • The US is the first country to recognise Israel’s sovereignty over the Golan Heights
  • Syria denounces the move as a ‘blatant attack’ on its sovereignty

Topic |   Middle East
US President Donald Trump and Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu display the signed proclamation on the Golan Heights. Photo: EPA US President Donald Trump and Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu display the signed proclamation on the Golan Heights. Photo: EPA
US President Donald Trump and Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu display the signed proclamation on the Golan Heights. Photo: EPA
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