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Trump-Netanyahu Joint Press Conference

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 15, 2017 at 12:07pm 2/15/2017 at 12:07pm

The press conference is now over. Video below.

Quick Takes: Much warmer relationship than the tense Obama-Bibi appearances, where they could hardly contain their disdain for each other.

Substantively, Trump did exactly what any good mediator would do — not try to impose a solution on the parties. His point was that whatever...

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Trump freezes Obama’s $221 million transfer to Palestinian Authority

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aWKk7a_zGU4
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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, January 26, 2017 at 8:30am 1/26/2017 at 8:30am
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Legal Insurrection readers will recall that during its last few hours, the Obama administration sent $221 million to the Palestinian Authority that GOP members of Congress had been blocking.

Team Trump has now frozen those monies.

The Trump administration has informed the Palestinian Authority that it is freezing the transfer of $221 million...

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Palestinians already planning terror campaign if U.S. Embassy moves to Jerusalem

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BGhwCLDS80k
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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 25, 2017 at 3:00pm 1/25/2017 at 3:00pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BGhwCLDS80k

Yesterday I asked, Has Trump gone soft on Jerusalem Embassy move after threats of violence?

Those threats already are moving into the operational planning phase, with the Fatah Party, to which Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas belongs, mapping out its terror strategy.

PalMedia Watch reports, Fatah has already planned a terror campaign to prevent US...

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Has Trump gone soft on Jerusalem Embassy move after threats of violence?

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at 7:45pm 1/24/2017 at 7:45pm

Donald Trump repeatedly promised to move the U.S. Embassy from Tel Aviv to Israel’s capital, Jerusalem.

That promise was made not only during the campaign, but after the election.

In response, the Palestinians did what they always do — internationalize the conflict coupled with threats of violence.

Numerous high officials in the Palestinian Authority...

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Palestinian leadership launches ballistic tirades as US Embassy announcement nears

https://www.memri.org/tv/fatah-central-committee-member-jibril-rajoub-trump-lunatic-and-fascist-his-plan-move-israeli
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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 22, 2017 at 2:45pm 1/22/2017 at 2:45pm
https://www.memri.org/tv/fatah-central-committee-member-jibril-rajoub-trump-lunatic-and-fascist-his-plan-move-israeli

Donald Trump has repeatedly promised to move the U.S. Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.

Despite reports that an announcement could come as soon as Monday morning, January 23, 2017, The Wh...

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Will Trump capitulate to Palestinian threats over U.S. Embassy move to Jerusalem?

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 15, 2017 at 8:40pm 1/15/2017 at 8:40pm

We have covered the escalating threats from leaders of and functionaries in the Palestinian Authority that there will be violence if the Donald Trump fulfills his promise to move the U.S. Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Israel’s capital, Jerusalem.

This is a two-faced move, Palestinian leadership’s two-faced Jerusalem Embassy game:

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Palestinian leadership’s two-faced Jerusalem Embassy game

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, January 9, 2017 at 4:30pm 1/9/2017 at 4:30pm

We reported the other day on the escalating campaign by Palestinian leaders threatening and predicting violence if the U.S. moves our embassy to Jerusalem, Palestinian leadership: There will be violence if U.S. moves Embassy to Jerusalem.

While Hamas is behind some of the incitement, an important feature of incitement regarding the Embassy is...

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Palestinian leadership: There will be violence if U.S. moves Embassy to Jerusalem

https://www.memri.org/tv/fatah-official-sultan-abu-al-einein-transfer-us-embassy-jerusalem-will-lead-renewed-bloodshed
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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 3, 2017 at 7:00pm 1/3/2017 at 7:00pm
https://www.memri.org/tv/fatah-official-sultan-abu-al-einein-transfer-us-embassy-jerusalem-will-lead-renewed-bloodshed

Donald Trump has promised, both himself and through surrogates, to move the U.S. Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.

That move, long promised by American presidents but never implemented, would have particular importance in light of UN Security Council Resolution 2334, which the Obama administration pushed behind the scenes and allowed to...

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Trump at impromptu press conference: “We have to protect Israel”

https://youtu.be/rNAm3wkUpU0
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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 1, 2017 at 3:30pm 1/1/2017 at 3:30pm
https://youtu.be/rNAm3wkUpU0

At a New Year’s Eve function last night, President-elect Trump iterated his strong support for Israel.

Watch:

REPORTER: “Do you feel like president Obama has been trying to undermine you at all in some of the last-minute actions he’s taken?”

TRUMP: “I spoke to him yesterday. He’s been very nice on the phone. We...

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