US Ambassador to Israel Nominee Grilled in Senate Committee Hearing

Wochit Headline News - Thursday, 16 February 2017
When President Donald Trump revealed his shift away from calling for a two-state solution in the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict, he left his nominee for US ambassador to Israel open to a flood of intense questions from the Senate at his confirmation hearing. David Friedman, a New York bankruptcy lawyer and Trump's pick for ambassador, was greeted with tough questions and very vocal protestors, who interrupted the proceeding multiple times.

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