“Many Americans will eagerly buy this approach, and it must be said honestly that so will many Israelis, as far as it concerns Israel policy,” Barnea wrote. He then attacked Trump for using the term “America first” because it was first used by the isolationist party of Charles Lindberg in the lead-up to World War II. Lindberg was pro-Nazi, according to Barnea.

The commentator of the left-leaning Israeli newspaper compared Trump’s speech to the rhetoric used by Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. “It’s no surprise that in Russia they’re fans of Trump,” Barnea wrote.