Sunday, March 31, 2019

Israel has a new ally in Latin America as Brazil's far right president visits Israel

Brazilian president lands in Israel for historic visit.
"Palestinians" are freaking out after Brazil's president-elect Jair Bolsonaro announced that Brazil will support Israel, move its embassy to Jerusalem and vote with them at the UN. "As previously stated during our campaign, we intend to transfer the Brazilian Embassy from Tel-Aviv to Jerusalem. Israel is a sovereign state and we shall duly respect that," Bolsonaro wrote on Twitter.
Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, published the following statement:
"...🇮🇱🇧🇷 My friend, Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, I welcome your decision to open a trade, technology, and innovation office, an official office of the Government of Brazil, in Jerusalem. I hope that this is a first step toward the opening in time of the Brazilian Embassy in Jerusalem. Welcome to Jerusalem, the capital of Israel!..."