Israel prepares for opening of USA embassy in Jerusalem
Israel prepares for opening of USA embassy in Jerusalem
Image Jerusalem is a central issue in peace talks for the conflict with both sides claiming
14 May, 2018, 09:14
Rabbo said that Arab nations can react to the move by implementing an 1980 Arab summit resolution in which 15 Muslim nations, including Saudi Arabia, call for all nations to cease trade and other cooperation with any country that moves its Israeli embassy to Jerusalem. Ted Cruz, Mike Lee and Dean Heller at Monday's embassy opening in Jerusalem.
The Palestinians, who want their own future state with its capital in east Jerusalem, have been outraged by Trump's shift from previous administrations' preference for keeping the US Embassy in Tel Aviv pending progress in peace efforts.
In a reflection of the deep sensitivities, dozens of countries - including Britain, France and Germany - skipped Sunday night's celebration at the Israeli Foreign Ministry.
A small interim embassy will open inside the existing USA consulate building in Jerusalem on Monday, while a larger site will be found later when the rest of the embassy moves from Tel Aviv.
You base peace on the foundations of truth, and the truth is that not only has Jerusalem been the capital of the Jewish people for millennia and the capital of our state from its inception, the truth is that under any peace agreement you could possibly imagine, Jerusalem will remain Israel's capital.
The border protests are building to a climax on May 15, the day Palestinians call the "Nakba" or "Catastrophe", marking the displacement of hundreds of thousands of Palestinians in the conflict surrounding the creation of Israel in 1948.
"The IDF's preparation includes the additional deployment of a number of combat battalions to the Gaza border, special forces, intelligence collection units, and snipers".
The army said it was also reinforcing its troops in the West Bank with several combat battalions and intelligence units in case of possible unrest there as well.
United States President Donald Trump will address around 800 American and Israeli dignitaries at the ceremonial opening of the American embassy in Jerusalem by video tomorrow, the USA ambassador said.
"It's a recognition of reality", Bolton said on ABC's "This Week". He promised to move the American Embassy to Israel and he is doing so.
Post poll honeymoon, petrol prices start soaring The government had in June 2010 freed petrol prices from its control and the diesel rates were deregulated in October 2014. The revision in petrol and diesel prices comes just two days after voting was held for the Karnataka assembly election .
The plan was brought forward to coincide with the state of Israel's 70th anniversary.
Bachmann asked for forgiveness from the Jewish people "for the awful and arrogant way Christians, I include myself among them, treated and regarded the Jewish people".
"I can not find one good reason for what happened, what is the wisdom behind this?" said one gas station owner, who asked not to be identified.
She said as she reads the Bible she is "learning more and more that it is all about Israel".
Gaza health facilities are preparing for mass casualties ahead of an anticipated large rally this week at Israel's border. Palestinians are getting ready for another massive protest Monday near the border with Israel.
Tens of thousands could try and burst through into Israel at protests this week.
"The Israel Defense Forces is determined to defend Israel's citizens and sovereignty against Hamas' attempts at terrorism undercover of violent riots", the leaflets read in Arabic.
They arrived in Israel on Sunday.
Like in previous years, road closures and barricades were set up on Sunday to heavily restrict Palestinians from accessing the road leading to Damascus Gate, one of the entrances to the Old City. Hamas has organized them mostly against an Israeli-Egyptian blockade in place since Hamas overran Gaza in 2007.
The Security Council has huffed and puffed about so-called "illegal" Israeli settlements including in East Jerusalem and called upon member states to withdraw their embassies from Jerusalem, but did so exclusively in the form of completely non-binding resolutions.
The Atlanta Falcons have signed former Washington Redskins defensive tackle Terrell McClain , the team announced on Friday. The injury is expected to require surgery , and the Cowboys seem hopeful Collins can be ready for the start of the season.
Kimberly's father, Duane Cyr, told ABC News that his daughter was with her mother in the hospital and would be fine. Colorado Parks and Wildlife spokesman Mike Porras said the girl suffered serious injuries and was taken to St.
The side haven't won consecutive league games since February, and the Hoffenheim defeat was their second in a row. A new impetus, with a new coach, will do the club good". "You will see a different Bayern team in Berlin ".
It gets no better when our little angels have become teenagers and are ready for that first big date, using the family vehicle . But though it might not seem like it at times, giving with love, can help to improve the lives of those that might seem lost.
A WH staffer had dismissed McCain's opinion on the Central Intelligence Agency pick, saying "He's dying anyway ". Senior White House officials have told ABC that she still works in the Trump administration.
The Florida softball team will host an NCAA Regional for the 14 consecutive season at Katie Seashole Pressly Stadium. Per the brackets, the victor of the Alabama regional will face the victor of No. 5 Washington's regional.
Have you started using Smart Compose in Gmail and, if so, what are your impressions? You also get an option to set a passcode. Ironically, attackers who use phishing as an attack vector may exploit the new functionality to steal user credentials.
Following the JPC hearings, protests have been taking place on a daily basis in the Brahmaputra valley against the Bill. The Bill once passed would render the Assam Accord as well as National Register of Citizens (NRC) toothless, he said.
Neelum Valley SP Mirza Zahid Hussain told media that at least 20 to 25 persons were standing on the footbridge when it crumbled. The PM has also directed the deputy commissioner to speed up rescue efforts and to ensure that no negligence is tolerated.
Russian Federation and Germany say efforts must be taken to preserve the nuclear deal with Iran following the US exit. The White House said May 9 that new sanctions would be announced probably as early as next week, but gave no details.
Govt will complete full term in Goa: Shah
Bandodkar, the founder of the Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party (MGP), was the first chief minister of Goa. The video message was played at a BJP workers' meeting that was addressed by party president Amit Shah.
Longtime NFL coach Chuck Knox dead at 86
Knox started his coaching career as an offensive lin coach with the Jets, later working with the Lions, the Rams and the Bills. Knox is the only head coach in the Seahawks' Ring of Honor, having been inducted in 2005.
Neymar 2000 percent certain to stay, says PSG president
Al-Khelaifi has responded to rumours this weekend linking the Brazil worldwide with Real Madrid and Manchester United . Paris Saint-Germain boss Unai Emery is said to be the new favourite for the Arsenal job this summer.
White House declines to condemn McCain remark
It's not like, you might say something really nasty about me off the air and it really doesn't have that much impact. Naval Academy graduate steaming. "People have wondered when decency would hit rock bottom with this administration".
Two people seriously injured in light aircraft crash
It is understood the pilot is from the United Kingdom , while the boy is the son of a member of the Parachute Club. Gardaí and emergency services are at the scene of an aircraft crash close to Clonbullogue , Co.