The top candidates to take President Obama's job have been wooing the powerful pro-Israel lobby, AIPAC. At its annual meeting, Repulican hopeful Donald Trump pledged to dismantle the nuclear deal with Iran.
In December, Trump reversed decades of US policy to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu termed the decision "historic" during his meeting with US president on Monday.
Mike Pompeo is set to lead the State Department as the US navigates a series of stormy foreign policy issues. Will the CIA director and hawkish former Republican congressman be the hard-line diplomat Donald Trump seeks?
The Guatemalan leader has thanked US President Donald Trump for "leading the way" on Jerusalem. But this wouldn't be the first time the Central American country has maintained an embassy in the holy city.
The US president has been in office for a year. His critics make it far too easy for him when they unite in blind hate against all things Donald Trump, writes DW Editor-in-Chief Ines Pohl.
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