Israel offers Trump opportunity for Republican-Democrat reconciliation

Three bi-partisan votes show that Trump gets support from both parties on Israel. David Singer, 3/30/2017, 8:51 AM

'The administration prioritizes the bond with Israel'

David Friedman sworn in as the United States Ambassador to Israel. Watch.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/30/2017, 12:27 AM

'Friedman committed to strengthening ties with Israel'

Senator Ted Cruz welcomes confirmation of David Friedman as Ambassador to Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/24/2017, 8:16 PM

It's final: David Friedman confirmed as Ambassador to Israel

Senate votes to confirm Trump's nominee, David Friedman, as US Ambassador to Israel.David Rosenberg, 3/23/2017, 9:05 PM

David Friedman approved by Senate committee

Senate Foreign Relations Committee approves Trump's pick for Ambassador to Israel. Friedman's nomination now moves to full Senate.David Rosenberg, 3/9/2017, 6:47 PM

Cardin to vote against Friedman

Top Democrat on Senate Foreign Relations Committee will oppose nomination of David Friedman as ambassador to Israel.JTA, 3/9/2017, 4:30 AM

Orthodox rabbinical organization supports Friedman as ambassador

TORA umbrella organization of Orthodox American rabbis says Trump nominee for ambassador to Israel represents Jewish values.Gary Willig, 3/7/2017, 10:18 PM

Key Senate Democrat backs Friedman as Ambassador to Israel

Committee chairman suggests Trump's ambassador pick will pass confirmation vote with bipartisan support.David Rosenberg, 3/2/2017, 10:24 PM

Sanders: Shouldn't US aid to Israel be diverted to Gaza?

Socialist Senator asks Trump nominee for ambassador to Israel if some US aid to Israel should go to Gaza and cut from groups in Yesha.Ron Kampeas, Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/2/2017, 9:05 PM

Is he a little too Jewish? Is Israel?

There is no question as to David Friedman’s abilities or credentials. The problem with Friedman is that he is too openly Jewish for the Reform Movement.Rabbi Berel Wein, 2/28/2017, 4:41 PM

Jewish leader expresses support for Friedman

Richard Sandler, chair of the board of trustees of the Jewish Federations of North America, backs David Friedman as ambassador to Israel.Ben Ariel, 2/27/2017, 4:12 AM

Rubio: Settlements are the smallest obstacle to 2-state solution

Participating in Senate hearing for David Friedman as Ambassador to Israel, Rubio explains why two-state solution is not viable.Hillel Fendel, 2/21/2017, 2:15 AM

Friedman 'excellent choice' for US ambassador

Republicans Overseas Israel head Marc Zell dismisses Reform criticism of US ambassador appointment and sees David Friedman as 'ideal choice'Yoel Domb, 2/20/2017, 10:02 PM

Orthodox Chamber of Commerce encourages confirmation of Friedman

Orthodox Jewish Chamber of Commerce writes Senate to recommend confirmation of David Friedman as U.S. Ambassador to Israel., 2/20/2017, 4:06 AM

Orthodox Coalition urges Senate to confirm David Friedman

Coalition for Jewish Values calls Trump's choice for Ambassador to Israel 'a breath of fresh air', calls on US Senate to confirm him.David Rosenberg, 2/19/2017, 10:51 PM

David Friedman's critics are hostile to Israel

ZOA statement: Five former ambassadors who sent letter critical of David Friedman are hostile to Israel, supported Iran deal.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/19/2017, 7:05 AM

The New York Times and its 27-page obsession

Trump and Israel are the gray lady's main subjects, while the rest of the world is practically ignored.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 2/19/2017, 6:43 AM

Reform Movement declares war on David Friedman

US Reform movement publicizes statement claiming Friedman has 'extreme views' on Israel and 'lacks qualifications' to be ambassador.Uzi Baruch, JTA, 2/18/2017, 11:08 PM

J Street spokeswoman 'forgets' group's anti-Israel bias

J Street Israel director slams Trump's pick for ambassador, can't recall incidents where J Street refused to work with pro-Israel groups.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/17/2017, 11:54 AM

Friedman: 'No excuse' for past rhetoric on liberal Jews

David Friedman apologizes for past rhetoric targeting liberal Jews.JTA, 2/17/2017, 3:31 AM

Watch: Anti-Israel radicals disrupt confirmation hearing

Anti-Israel radicals attempt to shut down Senate confirmation hearing of David Friedman as Ambassador to Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/16/2017, 6:58 PM

Former ambassadors: Friedman is 'unqualified'

Five former ambassadors to Israel write Senate, claim David Friedman is unfit to serve as ambassador to Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/16/2017, 3:45 AM

Orthodox Union: Two-state peace model 'stale and illusory'

OU Sends Letter to Senate Foreign Relations Committee ahead of David Friedman U.S. Ambassador to Israel confirmation hearing.Mordechai Sones, 2/14/2017, 8:33 PM

J Street seeks to block Friedman's appointment as ambassador

Left-wing org lobbies Senate to reject Friedman's nomination as Ambassador to Israel, 'accuses' him of being friend of settlement movement.Hillel Fendel, 2/12/2017, 2:54 PM

Senate to hold hearing for US Amb. to Israel this week

Senate Foreign Relations Committee announces hearing this Thursday for nomination of David Friedman as Ambassador to Israel.Tal Polon, 2/12/2017, 11:19 AM

Abbas threatens steps against US over embassy move

PA Chairman threatens steps against US if President Trump moves embassy to Jerusalem as reports say announcement on move coming tomorrow.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/22/2017, 8:50 PM

New Israel Ambassador plans to live in Jerusalem

David Friedman says he won't live in ambassador's residence in Herzliya, plans to live and work in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/22/2017, 7:45 AM

Will the US ambassador move to Jerusalem without the embassy?

Report claims Trump Administration to allow ambassador to live, work in Jerusalem while keeping embassy in Tel Aviv following Arab protests.Gary Willig, 1/10/2017, 8:51 PM

US Ambassador to Israel Dan Shapiro to resign January 20

Current US Ambassador to Israel Dan Shapiro to resign Jan. 20, when Trump is sworn in. Trump adviser David Friedman to replace Shapiro.Gary Willig, 1/5/2017, 4:03 PM

US media, leave Beit El and Arutz Sheva alone

I feel a need, as a fellow journalist, to tell my liberal colleagues in the American press to get their hands off Beit El and Arutz Sheva. Giulio Meotti, 12/23/2016, 2:02 PM

WSJ OK with moving embassy to Jerusalem

Relocation 'would merely acknowledge the reality that Israel will never give up Jerusalem in any negotiated settlement'.Guy Cohen, 12/22/2016, 10:55 PM

'Friedman is the ideal choice for ambassador to Israel'

Marc Zell, chairman of Republicans Overseas Israel, believes the prospects of the American embassy moving to Jerusalem are very very good.Eliran Aharon, 12/22/2016, 1:10 AM

Pro-Israel lobby NORPAC praises Trump’s Israel envoy pick

The NORPAC pro-Israel lobbying committee praised the appointment of David Friedman as the US ambassador to Israel.JTA, 12/21/2016, 10:37 PM

Trump donated $10,000 to Beit El yeshiva in 2003

US President-elect Donald Trump donated $10,000 towards building a yeshiva in Beit El in Samaria in 2003.Gary Willig, 12/18/2016, 10:44 PM

WATCH: Ambassador hopes for better Israel-America relationship

New Israel Ambassador David Friedman speaks with Arutz Sheva about Trump's relationship with Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/18/2016, 9:42 AM

Israelis welcome David Friedman as Trump’s Ambassador pick

New Israel Ambassador says embassy move can be done 'in a day.' costs zero taxpayer dollars.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/17/2016, 10:34 PM

Herzog on Amona: Protest legitimate, but not violence

Herzog says it 'hurts to leave home, but Zionism was built on redeeming stolen land.'Hezki Baruch, 12/17/2016, 6:41 PM

'A great friend of Israel'

The Israeli right praised the appointment of David Friedman as the US ambassador to Israel, while the leftist J-Street opposes it.Ido Ben Porat, 12/16/2016, 10:00 AM

Trump taps Israel advisor as next ambassador to Israel

President-elect to nominate attorney David Friedman as U.S. ambassador to Israel. Friedman: I look forward to serving from Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 12/16/2016, 8:58 AM

A White House that is for settling the Land Of Israel

The Fox News op-ed on the Trump administration said it all. Ronn Torossian, 11/21/2016, 11:22 PM

Trump advisors: Aid to Israel will increase

Trump's advisors on Israel outline the candidate's prospective policies towards the Jewish state.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/2/2016, 7:26 PM

Trump adviser: 'Settlements' aren't illegal

David Friedman, Republican candidate's adviser on Israel, says Israeli communities in Judea and Samaria are not illegal.Ben Ariel, 10/27/2016, 6:14 AM

Trump advisor: Anti-Semitism? Look at the left, not the right

David Friedman says ADL has 'lost all credibility' and that Hillary Clinton is, indeed, 'nasty'. 'People who work for her really hate her'.Gil Ronen, 10/26/2016, 7:43 PM

Trump adviser: His supporters aren't anti-Semitic

Donald Trump's adviser on Israel affairs rejects argument of anti-Semitic sentiment among the Republican candidate's supporters.Ben Ariel, 10/26/2016, 6:44 AM

Trump advisor against expelling Jews

Trump advisor negates claim that sovereignty in Judea and Samaria would ruin Israel's Jewish identity.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/24/2016, 10:36 PM

Trump advisor: Aid to Israel won't be limited by MOU

Donald Trump’s Israel advisor declares that under a Trump administration, the level of cooperation with Israel will be unprecedented.Elad Benari, 9/16/2016, 6:13 AM

Trump adviser: He won't force a peace solution on Israel

David Friedman, Trump’s adviser on Israel affairs, says the United States should let Israel decide how to solve its conflict with the PA.Channel 10 News, 9/15/2016, 12:39 AM

Report: Trump's adviser on Israel visits Jerusalem

Trump adviser David Friedman reportedly met with officials from the Prime Minister's Office.Ben Ariel, 8/10/2016, 6:14 AM

'A Clinton presidency would be terrible for Israel'

Senior Trump advisor claims Clinton has deeply embedded hostility towards Jewish state. 'I don't think she particularly likes Israel'.David Rosenberg, 8/5/2016, 9:42 AM

Trump advisor: We'll give Israel more aid than Obama

Trump aide, David Friedman, says Israel should hold off on new aid package with US, wait till after elections.David Rosenberg, 6/22/2016, 9:31 PM

Trump 'won't pressure Israel' to act against its interests

David Friedman, Donald Trump's Israel adviser and Arutz Sheva columnist, outlines what a Trump presidency would mean for Israel.Uzi Baruch, 5/30/2016, 4:10 PM