The administration of US President Donald Trump is taking the Israeli side in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, says an activist.
Gilad Atzmon, an Israeli-born British novelist, political activist and writer, told Press TV on Saturday that they “expected the Trump administration to stop the funding” of Palestinian relief organizations.
Trump has decided to cancel all US funding to Palestinian refugees.
He said Trump’s decision to cut funds to the UN Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) shows the current administration’s submissiveness towards the Israeli regime.
“America is operating as an Israeli colony.”
Atzmon added the Jewish lobby — known as the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) — wields huge influence over Trump and his administration.
“US foreign policy is dominated by the Jewish lobby, by AIPAC.”
AIPAC dictates pro-Israel policies to the US government.
Jared Kushner, Trump’s senior…