war on the rocks

A Crisis of Capitals: Recognizing Jersalem

December 7, 2017

Episode Notes:

This week, President Trump announced that the United States is recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. While fulfilling a campaign promise, Ilan Goldenberg, a senior fellow and director of the Middle East Security Program at the Center for a New American Security, explains the history of this decision, and its implications for the Israeli-Palestinian peace process and regional politics.