Palestinian state issue is 'fake'
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Palestinian state issue is 'fake', says Israeli minister

Calls for a Palestinian state is a "fake" issue and the rise of Iran is of much greater concern for countries in the region, Israel’s Education Minister Naftali Bennett has told BBC Hardtalk’s Stephen Sackur.

Mr Bennett was responding to a wave of international disapproval that followed US President Donald Trump’s decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and move the US embassy there.

Watch the full interview on BBC World News and the BBC News Channel on Tuesday 19 December 2017 and watch again on BBC iPlayer (UK only).