Since Israel has been officially recognized by the U.S. and the U.N. in 1948, the two countries have shared a special relationship. Since then, it’s been quite the rollercoaster. Read on to understand the history, support, and tension over 70 years.
Israeli officials claim that they have detailed proof of “iron-clad information” held hidden by Obama’s administration. That, supposedly, played a big role in the recent U.N. resolution. Netanyahu’s allies say that the Obama administration drafted the document in order to end settlements. However, this is not the first time President Obama put the Israel-American ties in danger.