Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s scheme to call a settlement within the Golan Heights after US President Donald Trump has been lambasted on social media.
PM Netanyahu introduced the thought on Twitter on Tuesday as a strategy to thank President Trump for his “historic resolution to acknowledge Israel’s sovereignty over the Golan Heights,” however he was rapidly met with scorn and derision.
I am right here on the attractive Golan Heights. All Israelis have been deeply moved when President Trump made his historic resolution to acknowledge Israel’s sovereignty over the Golan Heights. pic.twitter.com/ikgZhA01lt
— Benjamin Netanyahu (@netanyahu) April 23, 2019
— Sarah Wilkinson (@swilkinsonbc) April 23, 2019
Some folks sought to present the PM a historical past lesson, reminding him that the Golan Heights territory was illegally captured from Syria throughout Israel’s 1967 struggle with Egypt and different Arab states.
Translation: How land thief Netanyahu says thanks to land thief Trump for approving of Israel stealing #Syria’s Golan Heights and recognizing its fake sovereignty over land that doesn’t belong to it, all in flagrant violation of worldwide legislation. https://t.co/M87JS5Xl46
— Sarah Abdallah (@sahouraxo) April 23, 2019
Different customers provided some inventive recommendations for what title to present the city.
In honor of Trump promoting out America to Israel:
Traitorville, Treasonfield or Betrayalburg sound good.
— AaronNiswander (@aaron_niswander) April 23, 2019
— Morning’s Minion ✝️ (@KindeandTrue) April 23, 2019
“Netanyahu desires to call an unlawful settlement in Syria’s Golan Heights after Trump”
He is apparently going to name it ‘Comb-over’.
— 🇵🇸 Leo D #Lexit ❌ (@x__Leo__x) April 23, 2019
One other individual instructed Netanyahu name the city “La Brea,” after the well-known tar pits in California.
President Trump’s resolution to acknowledge Israel’s declare over the Golan Heights is simply the newest in a collection of Israel-friendly strikes. In 2017 Trump additionally reversed lengthy standing US coverage and acknowledged Jerusalem as Israel’s official capital metropolis and relocated the US embassy there, and one 12 months later shut down Palestinian diplomatic workplaces in Washington, DC.