Watch: Friedman and Huckabee jam

US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman entertained a group of US visitors to Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/20/2020, 1:06 AM

Trump officials marry at Trump hotel, with rabbi officiating

President Trump's senior advisor Stephen Miller marries Mike Pence's press secretary at Trump Hotel, with David Friedman adviser officiatingArutz Sheva Staff, 2/17/2020, 9:25 AM

First tree at US Jerusalem Embassy

Friedman plants 1st tree at Embassy for Tu BiShvat; 1st tree planted in Israel as part of President Trump’s '1 Trillion Trees Initiative'.Mordechai Sones, 2/12/2020, 2:08 PM

"We're not threatening Israel, we're just asking for patience"

Israel can apply sovereignty even if no clear winner emerges in election, US Ambassador says, urging Israel to wait until after election.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/9/2020, 3:29 PM

US Amb. to Israel: Any unilateral action endangers the plan

U.S. Amb. Friedman: Any unilateral action in advance of the completion of the committee process endangers the Plan & American recognition.Arutz Sheva, 2/9/2020, 11:21 AM

'Plan preserves Israeli sovereignty over its biblical heartland'

US Ambassador to Israel says Trump's peace plan will both preserve Israel's democracy and give Palestinian Arabs a chance to flourish.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/3/2020, 2:04 AM

Friedman: Sovereignty is not annexation

US Ambassador to Israel says Israel would not annex territory but apply its law..Gary Willig, 1/29/2020, 4:32 PM

'US wants to set up committee with Israel for sovereignty'

US Ambassador to Israel says administration wants to work with Israel to ensure sovereignty plans do not go beyond map presented.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/29/2020, 4:20 PM

Netanyahu, Pence, and Friedman visit Western Wall

PM, US Vice President, and US ambassador visit Western Wall, place note between the stones.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/23/2020, 8:19 PM

Ambassador's values: Vision, conviction, and faith

Rabbi Aryeh Lightstone, Senior Adviser to US Ambassador David Friedman speaks of the values which guide the ambassador and President Trump.Yoni Kempinski, 1/22/2020, 5:47 PM

US Amb: Jerusalem, the Golan - and now Judea & Samaria

Amb. Friedman explains US' considerations when deciding to recognize Jerusalem, Golan, Judea, & Samaria. All are within the lines of law.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/8/2020, 1:58 PM

Ambassador Friedman: No US casualties in Iranian strike

'Initial assessments are positive, our military is the strongest in the world,' Amb. David Friedman says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/8/2020, 11:54 AM

Christian students celebrate life-changing journey in Israel

'Passages,' a special program which brings Christian students for a visit in Israel, is celebrating five years of activity.Hezki Baruch, 1/3/2020, 12:56 PM

Ambassador Friedman packs food, gifts for the needy in Jerusalem

David Friedman joins volunteers at Colel Chabad's Pantry Packers center in Jerusalem to prepare packages for Israel's needy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/22/2019, 9:33 PM

"International Criminal Court probe is pure anti-Semitism"

Netanyahu compares International Criminal Court to Greeks fighting the Maccabees during candle-lighting ceremony with Ambassador Friedman.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/22/2019, 6:16 PM

New details about historic US Judea and Samaria declaration

David Friedman has been pushing move lately; US has looked into whether move would cause Gaza flare-up.Mordechai Sones, 11/19/2019, 10:10 PM

US Ambassador briefed Gantz ahead of settlement announcement

Had Gantz informed of readiness to declare government within 24 hours, it is uncertain announcement would have been made.Mordechai Sones, 11/19/2019, 7:50 PM

'US stands with our friend Israel'

US Ambassador David Friedman sends message of support for Israel during Islamic Jihad rocket barrage.Gary Willig, 11/12/2019, 6:28 PM

Watch: US Ambassador to Israel addresses Friends of Zion event

Ambassador David Friedman speaks at opening gala of Friends of Zion Museum during the Christian Media Summit in Jerusalem.Yoni Kempinski, 11/3/2019, 8:36 PM

Kushner & Friedman pray at Western Wall, Jerusalem

Watch: US President's advisor and son-in-law and US ambassador visit the Old City of Jerusalem and pray at the Western WallArutz Sheva Staff, 10/28/2019, 4:37 PM

US amb. blesses opening of 1st Israeli medical school in Samaria

Ambassador gives his blessing to the opening of first Israeli medical school in Judea & Samaria. 'Who thought they'd ever hear these words?'Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/27/2019, 8:04 PM

US Amb. to Arutz Sheva: Uprooting is inhumane

Amb. Friedman praises Israel's achievements in 1967, emphasizes: "Our policy of maximum pressure on Iran is continuing."Yoni Kempinski, 10/16/2019, 4:14 PM

Ambassador Friedman joins Birkat Kohanim at the Western Wall

'We pray for peace for the people of this land, who yearn it - and deserve it,' says US Ambassador at mass Birkat Kohanim event in JerusalemYoni Kempinski, 10/16/2019, 9:31 AM

'A great privilege to see Ari rejoice in Trump's J'lem decision'

"He was a great Jew, a great Israel, a great American" US Ambassador eulogizes Ari Fuld, murdered in terror attack one year ago.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/6/2019, 7:03 PM

'Israel will miss opportunities if no government formed'

Ambassador Davud Friedman says Trump Administration believes Netanyahu's pledge to annex Jordan Valley does not preclude political solution.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/6/2019, 9:47 AM

Watch: David Friedman goes on honey hunt in Kfar Chabad

US Ambassador heads to Kfar Chabad's bee farm in search of honey for the upcoming Rosh Hashanah holiday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/26/2019, 5:15 PM

Netanyahu meets with Jason Greenblatt and David Friedman

Just days after election leaves Knesset deadlocked, PM meets with White House envoy Jason Greenblatt and US ambassador David Friedman.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/20/2019, 2:58 PM

'A message of renewal, rebirth, of a beginning'

Watch: Ambassador David Friedman’s remarks for the upcoming Jewish year at the US Embassy annual Rosh Hashana toast.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/12/2019, 11:36 PM

'Honor 9/11 victims by ensuring it never happens again'

Ambassador Friedman delivers remarks at the Memorial Ceremony for the 9/11 Terror Attacks held by the US embassy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/11/2019, 9:32 PM

'Jews will forever remain in Land of Israel'

US Ambassador David Friedman participates in inauguration of new Sderot building: 'They ask what I love about Israel; I answer: everything.'Yoni Kempinski, 9/10/2019, 4:25 PM

'Greenblatt helped repair US-Israel relationship'

US ambassador to Israel David Friedman speaks to Arutz Sheva about outgoing US envoy Jason Greenblatt.Yoni Kempinski, 9/5/2019, 8:08 PM

'Arab terrorism began long before Israel even existed'

US ambassador marks 90th anniversary of Arab riots which left 133 Jews dead, noting that massacres preceded establishment of Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/4/2019, 2:26 PM

US ambassador: No words to describe the sadness

US ambassador to Israel David Friedman condemns terrorist attack in which 17-year-old Rina Shnerb was murdered.Ben Ariel, Canada, 8/23/2019, 10:17 PM

Democrats may retaliate against Ambassadors Friedman & Dermer

Democrats are discussing ways to convey a 'deep lack of confidence and trust' in Friedman & Dermer after Israel bans Omar & Tlaib.Sara Rubenstein, 8/17/2019, 9:58 PM

Friedman: US backs Israel's decision to bar Tlaib, Omar

US ambassador to Israel David Friedman releases a statement supporting Israel's decision to uphold ban on BDS supporters.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/15/2019, 7:51 PM

Ambassador Friedman consoles family of terror victim

US ambassador to Israel, who rose today from mourning of his mother, arrives to Ofra to pay condolences at Dvir Sorek family home.Mordechai Sones, 8/12/2019, 3:52 PM

Mother of US ambassador to Israel passes away

Funeral scheduled for Tuesday in New York.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/5/2019, 8:34 PM

US Amb.: Decision to build Arab units in Area C - Israel's alone

Amb. Friedman says US not involved in Israeli Cabinet decision to approve construction of 715 units in Arab villages of Area C.Tal Polon, 7/31/2019, 10:06 PM

US Ambassador guest at Israeli Cabinet meeting

Ambassador David Friedman attends Cabinet meeting following successful test of Arrow 3 system in Alaska.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/28/2019, 11:52 AM

David Friedman receives special Trump Heights Tanya from Chabad

Chabad-Lubavitch movement presents US ambassador with special 'Trump Heights' edition of the Tanya to honor President Trump.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/12/2019, 9:37 AM

US Amb.: Friendships, not papers, create peace

Seeking to build on Bahrain workshop, Israeli and Palestinian Authority businessmen tour Dead Sea region.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/11/2019, 6:59 PM

Leading rabbi moved by US ambassador's speech

'Strengthening the bond between the US and Israel doesn't only strengthen us against Iran, it also builds up US society,' says Rabbi EliyahuEliran Aharon, 7/3/2019, 2:35 PM

'America's founding principles come from Jerusalem'

US Ambassador to Israel, PM Netanyahu attend first-ever US embassy Independence Day event in Israel's capital.Gary Willig, 7/2/2019, 8:45 PM

Erekat: US officials inaugurated 'fake' archaeology project

Senior PA official says 2,000-year-old Pilgrims’ Road unveiled by Israel is a "settlement project that has nothing to do with history".Elad Benari, 7/2/2019, 4:38 AM

Hamas criticizes Friedman and Greenblatt

Hamas says US officials' participation in unveiling of Pilgrims’ Road in Jerusalem shows the US "aggressive policy" against Arabs.Elad Benari, 7/1/2019, 4:37 AM

PA calls US ambassador 'an extremist Israeli settler'

PLO Secretary General Saeb Erekat launches into unprecedented personal attack on US diplomats, calling them 'settlers'.David Rosenberg, 6/30/2019, 9:52 PM

Peace Now activists protest event featuring top US envoys

Far-left activists clash with police while protesting against US diplomats David Friedman and Jason Greenblatt at east Jerusalem event.Hezki Baruch, 6/30/2019, 5:21 PM

From the Hebrew press: The Bahrain Conference is a pipe dream

The festive American document published last Saturday brings back memories of the late Shimon Peres' grandiose delusions of a "New Middle East." Haggai Segal, 6/30/2019, 1:32 PM

'Obama left Israel a parting gift of betrayal'

Speaking at Israel Hayom Forum, US Ambassador to Israel praises Trump's recognition of Israeli sovereignty on the Golan Heights.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/27/2019, 11:50 PM

Watch: Pastor Chris Oyakhilome's interview with David Friedman

International evangelical pastor Chris Oyakhilome discusses US policy in the Middle East with Ambassador David Friedmansponsored content, 6/26/2019, 1:47 PM

'Everyone knows Israel's not leaving all of Judea and Samaria'

'Things heading in right direction at Bahrain peace summit,' says Ambassador David Friedman. 'No plans for annexation of Judea, Samaria.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/26/2019, 7:56 AM

Bolton: Without security there can be no peace

PM Netanyahu meets US National Security Adviser John Bolton for tour of the Jordan Valley.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/23/2019, 7:30 PM

Trump thanks Netanyahu for 'Trump Heights' in Golan

Hours after Israeli cabinet formally approves new town in Golan Heights named after US president, Trump thanks Netanyahu for 'great honor'.David Rosenberg, 6/16/2019, 10:11 PM

Trump backs Israel’s claims in 'West Bank' and East Jerusalem

Trump has seemingly anointed Jordan to replace the rejectionist Palestine Liberation Organization as Israel’s negotiating partner on the future of the 'West Bank' and East Jerusalem. David Singer, 6/14/2019, 12:38 PM

'Israel needs to decide what it wants to do in Judea & Samaria'

'Some of Israel's leadership is still stuck in 25-year-old argument,' Efrat leader Oded Revivi says.Hezki Baruch, 6/10/2019, 2:20 PM

'Even the PA recognizes Israel's right to annexation'

MK Eli Cohen says Palestinian Authority recognizes Israel's right to sovereignty. Min. Erdan: Trump view a 'step in the right direction.'Hezki Baruch, Arutz 7 Staff, 6/9/2019, 10:58 PM

Palestinian Authority fumes over Friedman's statements

PA officials, left-wing leaders, say US should not help 'extremists,' Pres. Trump should tell Amb. Friedman to 'pack his bags.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/9/2019, 10:08 PM