"The US decided to support Israel’s claims and rhetoric of an exclusive 'Jewish capital,' over the inclusion and respect that a city important to the three monotheistic religions should have," Abbas claimed, ignoring the fact that when the holy city had been under Arab rule, from 1949 to 1967, Jews were completely banned from their holy sites.
Oren also suggested the United States close the PLO mission in Washington DC in response to the vicious anti-American campaign waged by the Palestinian Authority's leading Fatah faction.
"If this body were really united for peace, it would pass a resolution condemning Palestinian violence.”
"The days when we were tolerant of Palestinians are over," Justice Minister Shaked said in a statement.
A three-man terrorist cell planned to execute the plot over the Hanukkah holiday.
One Arab was killed when an Arab lynch mob tried to murder a group of children on a Bar Mitzvah hike.
Hamas claims that the page's "Like" button starts a recruitment process of agents from the Gaza Strip, identifying Gazans who could be lured to serve Israel's clandestine agencies.
According to the IDF, three of the rioters were arrested. According to Ma'an, the number stands at 17.
"We remain committed to helping facilitate a comprehensive peace agreement that is acceptable to both Israelis and Palestinians."
Abbas is in a fury due to the failure of the UN Security Council to pass a resolution forcing the US to rescind its recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.
"[Trump's] statement is important," Liberman said. "These things seem to have a price which is worth paying."
The PLO, and not the PA, maintains a network of missions and embassies, and represents the PA abroad.
Turkey’s President Erdogan Pre-Empts Final Status Talks, Promises to Open Embassy in ‘East Jerusalem’
“We here rise up to state together and in a clear unambiguous manner that Al Quds (Jerusalem) has been, will be eternally the capital of the state of Palestine."
The security cabinet did not accept the High Court's rulings and is demanding an expanded court be convened to reconsider their decision.
Photos Show Bomb-Belt Terrorist Assailant Standing with Journalists Before Stabbing Border Policeman
The terrorist used the cover of the journalists to get close enough for his terror attack.
Explosions from Gaza rattled the windows as far away as Ashdod. Listen to the embedded video.
A barrage of alarms blared through the middle of the night, waking families up out of a sound sleep in southern Israel.
The resolution ... "calls upon all States to refrain from the establishment of diplomatic missions in the Holy City of Jerusalem..."
"It belongs to the Arabs, belongs to the Hashemites, it belongs to King Abdullah, it belongs to us. It is not yours to give. Hands off, please, from our territory.”
“We as Arabs have to recognize that Jerusalem is a Jewish religious symbol as sacred to Jews as Mecca and Medina is sacred to Muslims.”
"We say in clear language that we are strong, and determined, and we support the security forces."
Had it not been for the bomb shelter built into their home, they might not have survived to tell the tale.
The Red Alert triggered in the Ashkelon Coastal district.
Shaath promised, "We will go to the Security Council with a draft resolution against the United States and demand recognition of the state of Palestine." Of course, the United States has a veto power over all UNSC decisions.
The PA Paramedics pick up the body, bomb and all, and put him in the ambulance and drive off.