Secretary of State Antony Blinken speaks at the J Street National Conference at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington on Sunday. Photo: AP
Secretary of State Antony Blinken speaks at the J Street National Conference at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington on Sunday. Photo: AP
Middle East

US Secretary of State Blinken warns Israel’s Benjamin Netanyahu against settlements, annexation

  • Blinken vowed to oppose Israeli settlements or annexation in the West Bank, but promised to judge Netanyahu’s incoming government by actions and not personalities
  • Attempts by Israel to seize the West Bank could go against promises Netanyahu made in 2020 to UAE, the first Arab state in decades to recognise Israel

Secretary of State Antony Blinken speaks at the J Street National Conference at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington on Sunday. Photo: AP
Secretary of State Antony Blinken speaks at the J Street National Conference at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington on Sunday. Photo: AP
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