"We remain committed to helping facilitate a comprehensive peace agreement that is acceptable to both Israelis and Palestinians."
Orthodox Jewish Chamber of Commerce Lauds Trump Administration’s Recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital
We are honored to have been actively involved in this effort and to work closely with the leading advocates for this move, particularly our dear friends Ambassador David Friedman and Congressman Ron DeSantis.
Talk about revisionism…
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 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.
Instead of waiting for Israel to complete its part in implementing Oslo, Abbas urged the full support of the OIC members for the PA's quest to become a full member of the United Nations.
"Erdogan should not preach to us; he bombs Kurdish villages in Turkey, imprisons journalists, helps Iran evade international sanctions and helps terrorists attack innocents in Gaza and other places."
"The Vice President very much looks forward to traveling to the region and to meet with Prime Minister Netanyahu and President el-Sisi."
Will Jordan also reconsider all the free water Israel sends them too?
Nowhere in her statement did PLO Executive Committee Member Hanan Ashrawi pause to urge her people to restrain themselves from rioting violently.
The group wants to reverse 50 years of liberation and bring back to holy city its reality of the 1950s and '60s, when foreign tourists used the Mandelbaum Gate crossing to walk through the barbwire fence that divided Jerusalem.
Regardless, rumors are continuing to fly around the world about the possibility that Trump will ... announce a decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of the State of Israel.
The White House warning on Wednesday that there is "nothing to report" makes it clear that another signature on a waiver is more likely than not.
A new, spacious highway connecting Jerusalem and the Israeli city smack at the center of the "west bank" will spell the end of the PA's hopes for a contiguous Palestinian State.
"President Sadat took a bold step, he came to the Knesset; he came to Israel. He was welcomed by the entire nation."
With the longevity of Arab leaders who pay official visits to the Knesset in Jerusalem set at about four years, one could read Kara's tweet to be on the morbid side.
Israeli officials are saying that Trump and his administration have not yet decided who is the obstacle to the negotiations – Israel or the PA.
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson announced Friday that the PA had violated a provision in a US law which says the PLO mission in DC would be closed down should the PA approach the International Criminal Court to prosecute Israelis for crimes against PA Arabs.
Congressmen and MKs: Territorial concessions have not brought peace and Israel should be encouraged to use all diplomatic, economic and military tools to end the conflict
Ambassador Friedman said that if Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu were asked for his three top foreign policy objectives, “he will tell you it is Iran, Iran and Iran.”
Taking this story with a grain of salt.
"It is not a question of 'if' -- it is a question of 'when' -- and I take the president at his word."
According to Ha'aretz, Camp Ramah has incorporated the curriculum of a group called IfNotNow to teach Jewish Children about the evils of Israeli occupation. So we made a phone call.
'Never has there been a national independence movement that has refused an independence offer on the grounds that it does not include all the territory the movement seeks.'