Marking Hanukkah at Western Wall, Netanyahu Praises Trump’s Jerusalem Shift as Recognition of History and Truth

December 6, 2018 | 6:32 PM EST

Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu on Thursday joined U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman and a group of soldiers at the Western Wall for a Hanukkah celebration, and praised President Trump’s decision exactly a year ago to recognize the ancient city as Israel’s capital.