Netanyahu Keeps Plans on West Bank Annexation Close to His Chest

Jul 15, 04:32 AM

A key question hanging over Benjamin Netanyahu's re-election campaign is whether he will fulfil an apparent pledge to annex part of the occupied West Bank. But in TIME's interview with the Israeli Prime Minister, he would not be drawn on the controversial policy — saying only that it might be possible "in the framework of an agreement with the United States.

A key question hanging over Benjamin Netanyahu's re-election campaign is whether he will fulfil an apparent pledge to annex part of the occupied West Bank. But in TIME's interview with the Israeli Prime Minister, he would not be drawn on the controversial policy — saying only that it might be possible "in the framework of an agreement with the United States.