White House officially recognized the sovereignty of Israeli over occupied Golan Heights. During Netanyahu’s visit to Washington in a “historic” move since Israel had seized in 1967.
Here is a short brief of the political situation for Golan Heights from 1948 till 2019.
Political Stations for Golan Heights
Israel captured the area in the 1967 Six-Day War and formally annexed them in 1981. Now US President Donald Trump intends to defy the international community by accepting the claim — a grave mistake, says Rainer Sollich.
- UN resolutions.