On the subject of the Jerusalem declaration, “Trump did the right thing.” Maher said. “Jerusalem has been their capital since forever. It is where their government is. They’ve won all the wars thrown against them. I don’t understand why they don’t get to have their capital where they want.”
WesternJournal He continued: “Israel gave back Gaza and what was the result? Did they use the funds to build schools and hospitals? No, they used them to build tunnels, to get weapons in. And they invited Hamas to shell Israel across the border.”
He continued: “Israel gave back Gaza and what was the result? Did they use the funds (most of which was provided by the West) to build schools and hospitals? No, they used it to build terror tunnels loaded with weapons and bombs to attack Israel.
Maher clashed with New York Times columnist Michelle Goldberg when she invoked the checkpoints Palestinians face when entering and leaving Israel, but he defended the checkpoints because of the bombings that occurred on a daily basis.
“They put up those checkpoints because there was an intifada!” he told Goldberg. “And they were having bombings every day. “The essential thing that is making the two-state solution impossible is that one party is perpetually hostile, a coiled snake,” Maher said.
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