Media falsely accuses Amb. Friedman of donating to terror group

False claims: Media outlets attempt to link Ambassador David Friedman to movement declared 'Jewish terror group' by State Dept.David Rosenberg, 5/13/2018, 10:11 PM

A first glimpse of the new embassy in Jerusalem

Watch: Ambassador Friedman arrived at the site of the new embassy in Jerusalem to closely examine the preparations for its opening.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 5/11/2018, 9:04 PM

A Jewish member of the Palestinian Authority?

PA showcases Jewish member of Palestinian National Council in response to the uproar over Mahmoud Abbas' anti-Semitic comments.Tzvi Lev, 5/3/2018, 6:26 PM

Friedman: Abbas has reached a new low

U.S. Ambassador rips PA chairman over speech in which he asserted the Holocaust was not caused by anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/2/2018, 12:34 AM

'Blessing of rain took a tragic turn'

US Ambassador David Friedman offers condolences to families of 10 Israeli teens killed by flash flood.David Rosenberg, 4/27/2018, 12:14 PM

Ambassador Friedman sees economic growth in Nazareth

US Ambassador to Israel visits Nazareth, says economic development key to improving Jewish-Arab relations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/26/2018, 6:42 PM

Amb Friedman seeks to call Judea and Samaria by biblical names

Senior officials say US Ambassador to Israel seeking to be able to say 'Judea and Samaria; in official statements instead of 'West Bank.'Gary Willig, 4/25/2018, 5:52 PM

'I remember my parents crying in 1967'

US Ambassador to Israel says rest of the world can learn from the coexistence in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/24/2018, 8:19 AM

US Ambassador honors Israel's fallen

Friedman: 'May God give strength and comfort to those who lost their friends and loved ones in Israel's battles.'Mordechai Sones, 4/18/2018, 1:44 AM

US Ambassador: These are not peaceful protests

US Amb. David Friedman, at the Kotel for Priestly Blessing ceremony, talks about Gaza protests and Jerusalem.Eliran Aharon, 4/2/2018, 11:33 AM

US Ambassador visits Western Wall for Priestly blessing

US Amb. David Friedman attends mass Priestly Blessing ceremony at the Western Wall, held twice a year, during Passover and Sukkot.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/2/2018, 9:53 AM

US Ambassador: The US is not seeking 'to replace' Abbas

Amb. Friedman rejects reports that US is interested in replacing PA Chairman. 'It's for the Palestinian people to choose its leadership.'Tal Polon, 3/29/2018, 1:07 PM

Watch: US Ambassador sums up his first year in Israel

US Embassy in Israel publishes video marking Amb. Friedman's first year in office. Friedman: Grateful to Pres. Trump and thankful to G-d.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/29/2018, 11:30 AM

'If Abbas won't work with us, we'll find someone who will'

Ambassador Friedman suggests that Abbas may soon become irrelevant to the White House. 'Someone will fill the vacuum.'Tal Polon, 3/28/2018, 10:24 PM

Watch: Ambassador Friedman's special Passover message

US ambassador to Israel participates matzah baking in Kfar Chabad. 'Next year in Jerusalem' has a special meaning this year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/26/2018, 4:31 PM

'Passover has special meaning this year thanks to Trump'

Ambassador David Friedman releases special holiday greeting ahead of Passover, praises Trump over planned embassy move to Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/26/2018, 1:32 PM

Senator Cruz to PA: Look in the mirror

Senator Ted Cruz blasts PA leadership over its continued insults of U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/24/2018, 12:16 AM

PA demands Ambassador Friedman be added to 'global terror list'

Dep. Min. Michael Oren suggests US deport PA envoy after PA calls for Ambassador Friedman to be labelled a 'terrorist'.David Rosenberg, 3/23/2018, 11:27 AM

Trump takes the high road as Abbas, PLO and Hamas implode

Trump is taking the high road to possible peace – leaving Abbas, the PLO and Hamas wallowing on the murky low road and becoming politically irrelevant. David Singer, 3/23/2018, 10:31 AM

PA: US Ambassador Friedman is 'anti-Semitic'

PA continues attacks on ambassador, accusing him of 'anti-Semitism' against 'the Palestinian people.' 'He is an ambassador of the settlers.'Tal Polon, 3/21/2018, 7:36 PM

Hotovely to Friedman: We stand behind you

Deputy Foreign Minister sends message of support to U.S. ambassador to Israel who was cursed by PA chairman.Elad Benari, 3/21/2018, 3:34 AM

'The US stopped coddling the PA and it's driving Abbas crazy'

Prime Minister speaks out after PA chief calls US ambassador 'a son of a dog', says US no longer tolerating PA behavior. 'PA is in shock'.David Rosenberg, 3/20/2018, 3:45 PM

National Council of Young Israel condemns Abbas

National Council of Young Israel: Abbas comments epitomize need to approve the Taylor Force Act.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/20/2018, 6:38 AM

Greenblatt: Abbas must choose between hate and peace

Trump’s envoy denounces PA chairman who called Ambassador Friedman the "son of a dog".Elad Benari, 3/20/2018, 12:06 AM

Is Abbas anti-Semitic? You decide

US Amb. Friedman responds to PA Chairman Abbas' claim that he is 'the son of a dog' an a 'settler.'Uzi Baruch, 3/19/2018, 10:39 PM

PA Chairman: US Ambassador is the son of a dog

PA Chairman Abbas says US Amb. Friedman is 'the son of a dog,' promises to sanction Gaza for attempt on PA leader's life.Ido Ben Porat, 3/19/2018, 8:30 PM

US ambassador slams PA following terror attacks

'Such brutality - and no condemnation from the Palestinian Authority,' wrote US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman.David Rosenberg, 3/19/2018, 11:45 AM

Friedman: Trump backs ADL's war on anti-Semitism

ADL leaders meet with Ambassador Friedman, warn that anti-Semitism found on 'both the right and left, minority and majority communities.'Yoni Kempinski, 3/9/2018, 11:37 AM

Trump made 'historic' changes to US-Israel relationship

US Ambassador to Israel hails 'historic' changes by Trump administration. 'We owe him a tremendous debt.'David Rosenberg, 3/6/2018, 3:59 PM

Watch: Ambassador Friedman sends a musical holiday greeting

US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman and his wife release a video message wishing Israelis a happy - and peaceful - Purim holiday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/28/2018, 6:46 PM

Israel, US join hands to protect Jewish heritage in Europe

Watch: Diaspora Affairs Ministry, US Heritage Commission work together to preserve sites, artifacts damaged during Nazi and communist rule.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/26/2018, 6:58 PM

'Eviction could lead to civil war'

U.S. Ambassador to Israel reportedly warned Jewish leaders that Israel could risk civil war if it evicted communities in Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/20/2018, 1:01 AM

Ambassador Friedman: Next year in Jerusalem

Jerusalem Mayor hosts the leaders of the communities and religions and representatives of the diplomatic corps in the city.Eliran Aharon, 2/15/2018, 11:25 PM

Friedman: Trump is responsible for improvement in US-Israel ties

'President Trump responsible for improvement in US-Israel relations, Trump has shown himself to be a great friend of Israel.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/11/2018, 8:39 PM

Ambassador Friedman: 'My heart breaks'

US Ambassador writes condolence letter to family of Rabbi Itamar Ben-Gal, murdered in terror attack, who leaves behind wife and 4 children.Tal Polon, 2/11/2018, 11:28 AM

What has become of Haaretz?

US Amb. David Friedman slams newspaper for calling terror victim's town a 'mountain of curses,' asks, 'Have they no decency?'Uzi Baruch, 2/9/2018, 8:58 AM

PA: Friedman to blame for violence, breakdown of US-PA ties

Abbas spokesperson accuses US ambassador of providing 'pretext for violence', suggests ambassador represents Israel, rather than US.David Rosenberg, 2/8/2018, 6:09 PM

US Ambassador slams "Palestinian 'leaders'" over Ariel murder

David Friedman blasts PA and terror groups for their response to terror attack yesterday in which Rabbi Itamar Ben Gal was murdered.Nitzan Keidar, 2/6/2018, 12:01 PM

Ambassador to Israel: Pence's speech moved me to tears

Ambassador David Friedman says VP Pence's 'historic' speech in Knesset moved him to tears. 'An extraordinary address'.David Rosenberg, 1/22/2018, 10:52 PM

US Ambassador: Terror victim 'epitomized' dedication to Israel

Amb. David Friedman sends letter of condolences to terror victim Raziel Shevach's widow and orphans, hints he will visit in person.Chana Roberts, 1/15/2018, 10:04 AM

US embassy cancels visit to Havat Gilad victim's family

After being called abroad for business, Ambassador Friedman cancels visit by deputy embassy chief to terror victim's family.David Rosenberg, 1/14/2018, 7:35 PM

Yesha Council thanks US Ambassador David Friedman

'We thank you for taking a stance against Hamas and the Palestinian Authority.'Tzvi Lev, 1/11/2018, 7:17 PM

US envoy: Palestinian Arabs are glorifying murder

'This violence and horrific glorification will only incite more attacks and rob Palestinians of the chance for peace.'Tal Polon, 1/10/2018, 9:59 PM

PA: US Ambassador is 'biased' in favor of Israel

PA releases statement attacking ambassador, who tweeted this morning that PA and Hamas are to blame for lack of peace with Israel.Dalit Halevy, 1/10/2018, 5:23 PM

US Ambassador: Hamas praises the killers

US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman points out that Hamas praises terrorists, Palestinian Authority rewards them financially.Chana Roberts, 1/10/2018, 9:40 AM

US Ambassador pays condolence call to MK Yehuda Glick

US Ambassador David Friedman pays emotional condolence call to mourning MK Yehuda Glick in Judea community of Otniel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/3/2018, 10:46 AM

Hamas to PA: Cut off ties with the United States

Hamas urges PA to cut ties with the U.S. in the wake of Ambassador Friedman’s criticism of it.Elad Benari, 12/31/2017, 5:46 AM

'PA's rhetoric is ugly and anti-Semitic'

U.S. Ambassador to Israel criticizes PA response to Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.Elad Benari, 12/28/2017, 11:09 PM

State Dept: Reports Ambassador banned 'occupation' misleading

Department official claims reports that Ambassador to Israel asked them to stop calling Judea and Samaria 'occupied' are 'misleading.'JTA and Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/28/2017, 8:50 AM

Ambassador Friedman: Stop using the word 'occupation'

US ambassador to Israel reportedly calls on State Department to stop calling Judea and Samaria 'occupied.'Gary Willig, 12/26/2017, 8:32 PM

US envoy meets with Netanyahu for 'check-in'

Envoy Jason Greenblatt meets with PM, citing continuing 'peace efforts which will benefit both Israelis and Palestinians.'AFP, 12/20/2017, 9:58 PM

Watch: US Ambassador lights Hanukkah menorah at Western Wall

Amb. Friedman participates in candle-lighting ceremony at Western Wall. 'A great honor to light the candles in J'lem - capital of Israel.'Nitzan Keidar, 12/13/2017, 7:43 PM

Watch: 'I think it’s the best path for peace'

Ambassador to Israel David Friedman praises Trump for recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital.Tzvi Lev, 12/7/2017, 7:31 PM

US Ambassador: Gush Etzion terror victim was a patriot

Ambassador David Friedman offers thoughts and prayers, as memorial service takes place for 18-year-old US citizen murdered in Gush Etzion.Ernie Singer, 11/28/2017, 12:48 PM

Why won't ambassador attend Gush Etzion memorial?

Politics - or just scheduling? While media suggests US Ambassador forced to back out due to politics, embassy clarifies he was called to US.David Rosenberg, 11/22/2017, 8:08 PM

Will US Ambassador visit Gush Etzion?

US Ambassador David Friedman invited to memorial service for murdered American teen in Gush Etzion. Will he attend?David Rosenberg, 11/21/2017, 9:23 AM

'Trump's Mideast peace plan will be ready in a few months'

Ambassador David Friedman says Trump's Middle East peace plan will be revealed 'in a few months'.David Rosenberg, 11/14/2017, 9:03 AM