Biden’s Secretary of State Vows to Maintain Trump Administration’s Peaceful Relationship With Israel

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Antony Blinken, Biden’s pick for secretary of state, has vowed to maintain the positive relationship the Trump administration went to great lengths to build with Israel.

During his Senate Cabinet confirmation hearing, Blinken, a Democrat from New York, confirmed that the Biden administration will uphold the declaration of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and will keep the U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem.

However, Blinken did recognize the difficulty in keeping peace between Israel and Pakistan, after Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem in Israel’s favor upset Pakistani officials.

“The only way to ensure Israel’s future as a Jewish, democratic state and to give the Palestinians a state to which they are entitled is through the so-called two-state solution,” Blinken said.

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SOURCE: Charisma News