PBS NewsHour

How Trump's Golan Heights move may benefit Netanyahu

Clip: 03/21/2019 | 6m 19s Video has closed captioning.

President Trump announced Thursday that the U.S. will now recognize Israel’s sovereignty over the Golan Heights, a strategic 40-mile strip of land on the Syrian-Israeli border. The decision, which Trump announced via Tweet, overturns decades of U.S. policy in the Middle East. The Woodrow Wilson Center's Aaron David Miller joins Judy Woodruff to discuss the implications for politics and policy.

Aired: 03/21/19

Rating: NR

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