The nation of Israel has been closely watching the presidential election, knowing whoever America chose could dramatically change the future of the Jewish state. With Republican Donald Trump as the new president elect, many are unsure what the next four years hold for the Middle East, especially Israel.

CBN News Middle East Bureau Chief Chris Mitchell weighed in on what Israelis were thinking about America’s new president. “The reaction like many people in the United States is one of shock,” Chris Mitchell said. “I think we were really taken aback by this Trump victory.” READ MORE