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We'll Name Western Wall Train Station After Trump

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We'll Name Western Wall Train Station After Trump



According to the Israel's minister of transportation, a new train station to be built near the sacred Western Wall would be named after President Donald Trump. He went further to say it's an honor bestowed in response to Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as the Israeli capital.

“The Western Wall is the holiest place for the Jewish people, and I decided to name the train station that leads to it after president Trump — following his historic and brave decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of the State of Israel,” Transportation Minister Yisrael Katz said in a statement, according to the Jerusalem Post.

The station would be an extension of a high-speed underground railway line connecting Tel Aviv with Jerusalem. The project, which is in its early stages and will require more government approval, will include digging more than two miles of tunnel under the old city of Jerusalem and nearby, but not directly b…