As with Guatemala, the embassies will transfer from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem only after the relocation of the U.S. Embassy.
Fatah became the dominant force in Arab politics after the 1967 Six-Day War, 50 years ago.
"We will plant on thousands of hectares in Area C in response to Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.”
The two Turkish tourists who were deported entered Israel on Belgian passports; details on the third man were unavailable.
U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision, and Guatemala’s move to get on board is evidence that a major shift in international politics is at hand, particularly in Latin America.
The moderate Arab states are apparently worried that the PA's loss of self-control over Trump's recognition of Jerusalem could yield the opposite outcome, of many countries following Washington's example.
The measure would apply to Arabs living in Jerusalem and the Golan, who are involved in terrorist activity.
This is the third visit to the region by the Japanese foreign minister since he took his post.
“B’Tselem gives us more than one course on how to deal with that; how to hold the camera, how to behave with the soldiers, how to work with these situations."
“There is no other solution than the two-state solution, and no two state-solution without an agreement by both sides on Jerusalem."
"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.
"The days when we were tolerant of Palestinians are over," Justice Minister Shaked said in a statement.
According to the IDF, three of the rioters were arrested. According to Ma'an, the number stands at 17.
The PLO, and not the PA, maintains a network of missions and embassies, and represents the PA abroad.
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.
“We note that we cannot imagine Israel would sign a peace agreement that didn’t include the Western Wall.”
The youth of the predominantly Orthodox town of Yitzhar (pop. 1,468), held a traditional "swearing in" ceremony on Mount Ebal on the third light of Hanukkah.
“We are aware of it but it is not in line with our position. Russia’s position on Jerusalem and the Middle Eastern settlement is well known,"
The Palestinian Authority leader is already making promises about a city he has yet to enter freely.
Uruguay's foreign minister says Pres. Trump's decision put "peace and peaceful coexistence talks in an area that is already in turmoil."
IDF is preparing for "celebrations" marking the 30th anniversary of the founding of Hamas,
The folks in Ramallah, meanwhile, declared the US Vice President persona non grata, because of the president's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital. So no laying a wreath on Chairman Arafat's grave for now.
Wednesday was the sixth day in a row in which Gaza terrorists fired rockets at southern Israel.
The IDF is urging Israeli youths not to hitchhike anywhere in the country because there is a high risk of abduction by terrorists.