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Golan Heights Political Stations

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The political situation for Golan Heights from 1948 till 2019.

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.

One could be tempted to look at the move in a positive light and say: We finally have a US president who is willing to leave the trodden path of established Middle East diplomacy.
A president who bravely embarks on a new path rather than continue along the ineffective one established by
  • UN resolutions.
one which has led to no real political solution for decades.
One must also admit that Donald Trump is right about one thing: Israel’s control of the Golan Heights is a fact.
And that fact will not change any time soon — perhaps never.
So why shouldn’t one simply accept reality? Doesn’t the quest for a realistic political solution have to start with a blunt assessment of realities on the ground?

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