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Corker himself is among this majority, seeking a way forward that strengthens the deal while keeping the US in line with its commitments across executive administrations.
The ousted secretary has also advised Trump not to rip up the nuclear accord outright. But his named replacement, CIA director Mike Pompeo, has disagreed.
Tillerson officially found out about the dismissal via Twitter, according to CNN>
"Those were assurances that were given to me in the most recent trip to Bethlehem."
By MICHAEL WILNER
“Israel knows of no change in the Palestinian policy, which is to continue to pay the families of terrorists,” a senior diplomatic source said.
By HERB KEINON
Republican members of Congress are weighing legislation that would compel the PA to end the policy, or else face an aid severance.
“If action isn’t taken, it could mean that this individual may never face any form of justice.”
Erdogan will cut ties with Israel if the US Embassy moves
By HERB KEINON,MICHAEL WILNER
At Rosh Hashana reception, Israeli ambassador lays out Jerusalem's expectations for the new year.
By MICHAEL WILNER,REUTERS
Trump signed a six-month waiver of a congressional requirement earlier this month compelling the embassy move. Tillerson said the administration plans to use that six months to review the policy.
The prime minister said that the move would “shatter a Palestinian fantasy that Jerusalem isn’t Israel’s capital.”
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,MICHAEL WILNER
The E3, Iran and advocates of the nuclear deal in the US saw Tillerson’s firing as a harbinger of Trump’s ultimate withdrawal.
It appears now that Tillerson’s Ankara visit on February 16 was the last straw for the leadership in Afrin.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
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