US President-elect Donald Trump has admonished Israel to stay strong till he assumes office next month.
In his reaction following UN Security vote against Israel settlements in Palestine via Twitter in which US abstained and refused to veto the decision. Trump said, Israel was treated with disdain and disrespect.
In two tweets issued on Wednesday morning New York time, Mr Trump said: “We cannot continue to let Israel be treated with such total disdain and disrespect.
“They used to have a great friend in the US, but… not anymore. The beginning of the end was the horrible Iran deal, and now this (UN)! Stay strong Israel, January 20th is fast approaching!”
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu replied on Twitter: “President-elect Trump, thank you for your warm friendship and your clear-cut support for Israel!”