Just two days after taking office, President Donald Trump is taking action to improve US-Israeli relations — starting with a phone call to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu — plus there’s an unconfirmed report the administration will soon announce it’s moving the U.S. embassy to Jerusalem. Netanyahu said in a statement on Sunday that Trump invited him to Washington D.C. in February.
During their conversation, the leaders discussed the nuclear deal with Iran, the peace process with the Palestinians and other issues, according to a statement by the Office of the Press Secretary. “The President and the Prime Minister agreed to continue to closely consult on a range of regional issues, including addressing the threats posed by Iran,” the statement read. READ MORE