Tens of thousands of Jews are expected to participate in various events in honor of Jerusalem Day on Sunday, marking the 51st anniversary of the liberation and unification of the city.
As Arabs began shouting at the Jewish groups, the Jews began to sing holiday songs in response.
Jerusalem Reunification Day this year marks the start to a momentous, historic week.
“As the President stated on December 6, 2017, the historic opening of our embassy recognizes the reality that Jerusalem is the capital of Israel and the seat of its government."
Three of those attending are representing nations who are members of the European Union and defying an EU boycott in participating.
The United States is deadly serious about the respect it dedicates to its national flag, and the US government has issued volumes of detailed instructions regarding every aspect of their management and display.
President Horacio Cartes is slated to travel to the Jewish State for the opening ceremony, most likely to take place on May 21 or May 22.
No one was injured, but there was light damage to a gate.
The decision was made following a “situational assessment,” the IDF said.
“Naming this square in honor of the president is our way of showing our love and respect for the president and the American people."
Paraguayan President Horacio Cartes will be coming to Israel.
“This sets a very dangerous precedent that reaches the level of high treason to the struggles of the Palestinian people and their sacrifices.”
The U.S. Embassy is slowly adjusting to the reality of transferring from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.
Israeli Border Police officers arrested the 47-year-old woman, who is a resident of al-Eizariya, in Samaria. She was transferred to security personnel for questioning.
Japan has been deeply invested in improving conditions in the PA and the Gaza Strip. According to a 2017 report, Japan’s assistance since 1993 has totaled $1.77 billion.
“Being part of the Jewish people is an honor, because of the heritage and wisdom,” said Li Jing, who studied economics and global commerce in China. “My prayer to return to Judaism has been answered.”
"There is no disputing the fact that according to Jewish law it is permitted to enter very broad areas on the Temple Mount, even without any preparation," he writes.
Well before sunset, the national flag of Guatemala was flying high in the sky above the Malha Technology Park in the Israeli capital, its new location.
Erekat: “The U.S. cannot be a mediator or partner in the peace process unless it withdraws its recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, because it makes no sense for Palestine to be without East Jerusalem as its capital."
Jonathan Pollard is still on very restricted conditions at his home in New York after receiving parole following incarceration of 30 years on a single charge of espionage for an ally.
The stabber was shot and neutralized by security personnel.
Paraguayan President Horacio Cartes said he plans to complete the relocation before leaving office in June.
Ambassador David Friedman told President Trump he could open the embassy for $150,000 in 3 months, instead of a billion dollars and in ten years.
The Police asked the public avoid locations where security forces are carrying out weather-related operations, because it "could endanger the lives of the curious and interfere with the activity of the forces."
Pompeo will also meet with Saudi and Jordanian leaders while he is in the region next week.