'Netanyahu's Jordan Valley annexation pledge is PR stunt to deflect attention from corruption woes?

'Netanyahu's Jordan Valley annexation pledge is PR stunt to deflect attention from corruption woes?

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Israeli leader Benjamin Netanyahu has been desperate to drum up voter support across various sections of the Israeli population as the September 17 election inches closer, and his most recent pledge to annex the Jordan Valley, a part of the occupied West Bank, is no more than yet another empty campaign promise, political and defense commentator Amir Oren told RT.

He cannot annex any inch of the occupied territories the most important [reason] is that peace with Egypt and with Jordan is based upon the UN Security Council resolution 242 from November of 1967 forbidding the acquisition of territories by force.


Published time: 2019-09-11 05:09:00
Source: www.rt.com