After serving as mayor of Jerusalem for a decade, Barkat commented in the run-up to the nation’s April elections that Jerusalem must remain united under Israeli sovereignty.
Nir Barkat is not only the richest politician in Israel and a candidate on Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s Likud party list, he also served as mayor of Jerusalem for 10 years.
He recently offered his opinion on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, weighing in on U.S. President Donald Trump’s peace plan and the prospects of offering the Palestinians any portion of Jerusalem in exchange for peace.
Sign the Declaration to Keep Jerusalem United
Jerusalem Must Remain the United Capital of Israel
I declare that Jerusalem is the eternal capital of the Jewish People and support all efforts to maintain and strengthen a united Jerusalem as the undivided capital of the State of Israel.