Major upheavals due to coronavirus pose challenges for US-Israel relationship
May 15, 2020
JNS)—As the world’s attention has been focused on combating the spread of the coronavirus for the past two months, presidential primary campaign politics in the United States has been put on the backburner. Former Vice President Joe Biden has all but sealed the 2020 Democratic nomination, and has gained the endorsements of several Democratic and left-wing Jewish groups, such as J Street and the Democratic Majority for Israel. Initial polling indicates a close race this November.
Nevertheless, given the uncertainty over the coronavirus pandemic, especially as the virus has taken a heavy...