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Israel’s Envoy Set To Come in From Cold With Trump in White House

Mark Dubowitz
6th January 2017 - Quoted by Daniel J. Solomon - Forward

Ron Dermer, Israel’s ambassador in Washington, stands to gain much when President-elect Donald Trump is sworn in on January 20. A longtime fan of the newly minted leader of the free world, Dermer is likely to be a guest of honor at the White House after enduring a chilly relationship with President Obama.


“He likely is to become much more influential,” Mark Dubowitz, head of the Foundation for Defense of Democracies, told Politico, “now that he will be interacting with a more friendly White House, which doesn’t spend its waking moments wondering how to undermine him and his government.”


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