After a full year of the most hostile banter, the little “rocket man” from Pyongyang and the orange-tinted old man in Washington shocked the world with an apparent rapprochement.
For many people, Trump’s decision to move the US Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem was equally insane. Even crazier is the timetable – by the end of May, right as Israel is celebrating the 70th anniversary of her modern rebirth, the Americans will land in Jerusalem. For those who subscribe to a politically-correct worldview, the American president is not only making a fool of himself, he is being described by many US and European media outlets as certifiably unstable, a danger to the rest of the world.
Of course, from the Israeli perspective, Trump’s bold move wasn’t crazy at all. Rather, it was a courageous step toward acknowledging the truth and putting the peace process back on a genuinely solid foundation. Let us not forget that while former US President Barack Obama was initially praised, most Middle East experts now deem his more “moderate” Middle...
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