Sanders Would Move U.S. Embassy Back to Tel Aviv

In an interview on NBC’s Meet The Press, presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders said that if elected, he would move the U.S. Embassy from Jerusalem back to Tel Aviv.

“I think it’s something that we should — I can’t give you a definitive answer, but yeah,” Sanders told host Chuck Todd. “The answer is, look, whether it is Iran and Saudi Arabia, whether it is Israel and the Palestinians, the United States needs to bring people together, needs an even-handed policy.

“We’ll take that one step at a time. It’s something — you know, bottom line is, we need to be a — we are the most powerful country on earth. Let’s bring people together and try to bring peace,” he added.