Syrians Protest Trump's Recognition of Israeli Sovereignty Over Golan Heights
Syrians in several towns and cities protested on March 26 against US President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights, the Syrian state news agency, SANA, said.
Footage here shows protesters gathered in the city of Sweida, in southern Syria.
Trump signed a presidential proclamation recognizing “that the Golan Heights are part of the State of Israel” on March 25.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was in Washington when the order was signed.
“Israel won the Golan Heights in a just war of self defense,” he said.
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