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Report: Egyptian Leaders Accept Trump’s Jerusalem Move

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 7, 2018 at 3:30pm 1/7/2018 at 3:30pm

When President Trump affirmed his support for Israel by acknowledging “the obvious . . . that Jerusalem is Israel’s capital,” the Middle East w...

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Archeologists uncover more proof of Jewish rule in Jerusalem during First Temple era

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 2, 2018 at 7:00am 1/2/2018 at 7:00am

Despite Palestinian and UNESCO efforts to remove the Jewish indigenous history in Israel, particularly Jerusalem, the evidence keeps showing up in archeological digs. It’s why Israelis want to keep digging, and Palestinians oppose any digging, particularly in the area of the Temple Mount and Western Wall.

One seeks the truth, the other...

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Guatemala to move Embassy to Jerusalem

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 25, 2017 at 3:30pm 12/25/2017 at 3:30pm

The government of Guatemala is going to follow the U.S. lead, and move its Embassy to Jerusalem, in recognition that Jerusalem is the capital of Israel.

Ynet News reports:

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Jake Tapper Rips UN for Hypocrisy Regarding Jerusalem

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 25, 2017 at 11:30am 12/25/2017 at 11:30am

Jake Tapper of CNN is one of the few mainstream media stars who is willing to occasionally question his industry’s assumption and practice journalism as opposed to simply accepting predetermined narratives.

On Thursday he continued this tradition by ripping Wednesday’s United Nations General Assembly

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Palestinians exploit Christmas for anti-Trump protests

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 24, 2017 at 9:30am 12/24/2017 at 9:30am
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The Palestinian leadership has responded furiously to President Trump’s December 6th official recognition of the obvious reality that Jerusalem is the capital of Israel.

Over the past several weeks, there’ve been heated denunciations, some of which trafficked in ugly antisemitic tropes and canards; the usual Hamas-incited “days of rage”; calls for demonstrations...

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Anti-American UN General Assembly vote presents Trump an opportunity to turn a loss into a win

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 22, 2017 at 10:25am 12/22/2017 at 10:25am

The UN General Assembly voted by a margin of 128-9-35 to condemn Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and eventually to relocate the US Embassy to Jerusalem. The vote is non-binding, but is being cheered in many quarters.

American liberals are loving it, because it is viewed as a...

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UN General Assembly votes to condemn US Jerusalem recognition and Embassy move (128-9-35)

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 21, 2017 at 9:50am 12/21/2017 at 9:50am

The UN General Assembly is meeting this morning on a resolution that, without mentioning the U.S. by name, condemns Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and plan to relocate the US Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem at some future point. The resolution also demands a return to the...

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Nikki Haley: “US will be taking names” during General Assembly vote on Jerusalem Embassy move

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 20, 2017 at 8:00am 12/20/2017 at 8:00am

The Palestinians, true to form, have decided to try to internationalize their dispute with Donald Trump over Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.

A resolution in the Security Council contained diplomatic wording that did not mention the U.S. by name, but was the equivalent of demanding the U.S. reverse its decision....

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India’s Stance on Jerusalem Angers Arab Regimes

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 19, 2017 at 1:00pm 12/19/2017 at 1:00pm
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India’s refusal to criticize President Donald Trump’s decision to formally recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel has angered Arab regimes, the Reuters news agency reported. Several Arab embassies have asked India to “clarify its position on the U.S. recognition of Jerusalem.” Dismissing Arab request, Indian Foreign Ministry said that it had “no...

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US vetoes Security Council Resolution attacking Trump Jerusalem recognition

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 18, 2017 at 1:05pm 12/18/2017 at 1:05pm
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Monday, Nikki Haley ripped into the United Nation Security Council members. The UNSC demanded the United States rescind recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.

The U.S. vetoed the Egyptian-drafted resolution, making the vote 14-1.

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VIDEO: Palestinians use ambulances to transport and shield rioters

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 11, 2017 at 4:00pm 12/11/2017 at 4:00pm

The reaction to Donald Trump’s announcement that the U.S. recognizes Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and plans to move the Embassy has not generated nearly the heat and fury as predicted.

There have been protests and rock throwing, but the numbers of people involved have been surprisingly small in Jerusalem and...

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VIDEO: Nikki Haley defends America and Israel over Jerusalem at UN Security Council

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, December 9, 2017 at 1:00pm 12/9/2017 at 1:00pm
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Nikki Haley certainly has raised her public profile as U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, and with good reason. Haley has become a very effective public face of Trump’s U.S. diplomacy, in many ways overshadowing Secretary of State Rex Tillerson at least in terms of public exposure.

What this means in terms...

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‘Move Indian Embassy to Jerusalem’: Senior Party Leader Urges Prime Minister Modi

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 7, 2017 at 2:30pm 12/7/2017 at 2:30pm
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While Arab and Muslim leaders were calling for blood on the streets with ‘new Intifada’ and ‘days of rage’, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel and other EU leaders were lining up to join the chorus to condemn President Donald Trump for daring to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, leading Indian politicians...

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Trump: “today we finally acknowledge the obvious.. Jerusalem is Israel’s capital”

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at 12:50pm 12/6/2017 at 12:50pm

Donald Trump has a speech scheduled for 1 p.m. on the status of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, and the move of the U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem.

The details are in our prior post, U.S. recognizes Jerusalem as Capital of Israel, Palestinian Days of Rage to follow.

The live feed of the speech...

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U.S. recognizes Jerusalem as Capital of Israel, Palestinian Days of Rage to follow

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at 10:00am 12/6/2017 at 10:00am

Donald Trump is set to give a speech later today recognizing that Jerusalem is the capital of Israel, which of course it is.

According to reports based on news pool briefings by the White House, Trump will not declare Jerusalem the “united and undivided” capital of Israel, which is how Israelis refer...

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Next Week in Jerusalem?

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 1, 2017 at 3:00pm 12/1/2017 at 3:00pm

During the campaign and transition, Donald Trump was clear in his promise to move the U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem, Israel’s capital.

As with prior administrations, there was walk-back in reality, and the Embassy still is in Tel Aviv.

In the past week there has been much speculation that an announcement about moving the...

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City of Jerusalem Seeks Technology Ties With India

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, September 28, 2017 at 2:30pm 9/28/2017 at 2:30pm
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An initiative sponsored by the Embassy of Israel in India seeks to connect Jerusalem’s startup ecosystem with India’s technology scene. Contrary to the popular perception, Jerusalem is fast catching up with Tel Aviv as a leading technology center in the world. In 2015, TIME magazine named Jerusalem as one of the world’s...

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