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Democratic candidate says he'll keep US embassy in Jerusalem

Julian Castro says Trump made mistake by moving embassy from Tel Aviv but adds it would not be productive to go backwards.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/6/2019, 6:23 AM

Thank you, President Trump

President Trump thank you for being the best friend Israel has. Ronn Torossian, 11/19/2019, 6:41 AM

Which Democratic 2020 contenders would move embassy to Tel Aviv?

Democrats criticize Trump's decision to move embassy to Jerusalem - but most shy away from plan to move embassy back to Tel Aviv.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 7/16/2019, 7:35 AM

Democratic candidate says she'd keep embassy in Jerusalem

Senator Amy Klobuchar says embassy move could've been carried out better, but adds she won't move embassy back to Tel Aviv if elected.Elad Benari, 7/3/2019, 6:12 AM

Buttigieg: No point moving US embassy back to Tel Aviv

Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg says he would not move US embassy out of Jerusalem if elected president.Marcy Oster/JTA, 6/17/2019, 6:32 PM

Happy Birthday President Trump

Not only his actions for Israel and the Jewish people, but also how that influences those who admire him. Cindy Grosz, 6/5/2019, 1:04 PM

LA mayor supports move of US embassy to Jerusalem

Anti-Israel groups slam Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, a Democrat for supporting US embassy being in Israel's capital.Marcy Oster/JTA, 5/21/2019, 9:59 PM

PA: US relocation of its embassy to Jerusalem is illegal

PA asks ICC to take legal action against the US over the relocation of its embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 5/16/2019, 6:08 AM

Should Israel do without US financial aid?

If Israel could manage without US financial aid, remaining friends while continuing US-Israeli cooperation on all fronts, it would be able to make decisions with only its own needs in mind. Will Blesch, 5/14/2019, 9:08 PM

Trump: Jerusalem embassy a symbol of US-Israel bond

US President praises 'beautiful' embassy in Jerusalem on first anniversary of its opening.Gary Willig, 5/14/2019, 8:13 PM

Watch: Celebrating 1-year anniversary of US embassy in Jerusalem

PM Netanyahu, Ambassador Friedman take part in celebration of 1-year anniversary of opening of US embassy in Israel's capital.Gary Willig, 5/14/2019, 6:01 PM

US looking for location for permanent Jerusalem embassy

Trump Administration reportedly seeking to lease Allenby Crossing in Baka neighborhood in order to build permanent embassy in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/16/2019, 10:15 PM

Watch: Purim at the US Embassy in Jerusalem

US Embassy staff get into the Purim spirit, but do the Hamantashen meet the ambassador's standards?, 3/19/2019, 9:03 PM

US confirms Jerusalem mission to PA to be downgraded Monday

Jerusalem consulate, which had for years served as de facto embassy to PA, to be merged with Jerusalem embassy on Monday, US confirms.David Rosenberg, 3/4/2019, 5:05 AM

Trump shames UN for its stand on Jerusalem as Israel's capital

The first anniversary of Trump's announcement on moving the US embassy to Jerusalem is today. David Singer, 12/6/2018, 7:37 PM

Jerusalem mayor green-lights US embassy expansion

Mayor Nir Barkat signs order permitting US embassy in Jerusalem to expand.David Rosenberg, 11/21/2018, 12:43 PM

Young Israel hails merging of US Jerusalem consulate and Embassy

National Council of Young Israel welcomes US decision to combine consulate in Jerusalem with the new US Embassy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/19/2018, 5:36 AM

Palestinian Authority blasts US consulate closure

Senior PA officials say US decision to close eastern Jerusalem consulate which had served as de facto mission to PA is slap in the face.David Rosenberg, 10/18/2018, 10:45 PM

US to close east Jerusalem consulate, merge it with embassy

US merges Jerusalem embassy and consulate used primarily for Arab residents - but says change not tied to change on final status issues.JTA, Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/18/2018, 4:59 PM

PA accuses US of 'blind support' for Israel

PA blasts US decision to withdraw from optional protocol of UN's Vienna Convention, says it shows "disdain" for international law.Elad Benari, 10/5/2018, 2:35 AM

PA sues US over embassy relocation

PA files case with International Court of Justice, asking that it order Washington to remove relocated embassy from Jerusalem.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/28/2018, 11:26 PM

What did Ambassador Friedman lose during the embassy move?

Ambassador David Friedman visits Mahane Yehuda market in Jerusalem to wish Israelis a happy Rosh Hashannah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/7/2018, 2:00 PM

US Jewry's silence as Trump prepares to squeeze Israel

American Jews must stop biting their tongues and hoping those troubling statements are not indicative of actual U.S. policy.Att'y Stephen M. Flatow, 8/24/2018, 9:35 AM

The Wizard of Jerusalem

All about one of the first non-diplomatic delegations visiting the new United States Embassy in Jerusalem with the opportunity to sit and talk about the issues of the day with our U.S. Ambassador to Israel, David Friedman. Larry Gordon, 8/13/2018, 10:00 PM

Liberals accuse Trump of anti-Semitism, but ignore bigotry on the Left

The preoccupation of liberals with Trump’s alleged Jew-hatred should be contrasted with their silence during the Obama years, when violence and hate-crimes against Jews skyrocketed. Matthew M. Hausman, J.D., 8/6/2018, 6:56 PM

American embassy in Jerusalem to expand

Jerusalem Municipality approves plans to expand the U.S. embassy in the Israeli capital.Ben Ariel, 8/3/2018, 4:35 AM

US Embassy in Jerusalem to cost $21.5 million for upgrades

Upgrades to complete full relocation of embassy staff from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem to cost $21.5 million, compared to estimate of $250,000.JTA, 7/17/2018, 8:03 AM

Trump: Evangelicals more appreciative than Jews of embassy move

President Trump tells Mike Huckabee that 'Evangelical Christians even more appreciative of Jerusalem embassy move than Jews'.JTA, 6/24/2018, 10:13 PM

Friedman to State Department: Israel not a human rights violator

Ambassador rejected calls for extra scrutiny of IDF behavior, emailed State Department officials to affirm Israel’s democratic standards.David Rosenberg, 6/18/2018, 7:51 AM

Friedman chides gov't over 'ingratitude' towards US

'We took historic step of recognizing J'lem, and they turn around and demand more,' says US ambassador, after MKs demand US recognize Golan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/17/2018, 9:07 PM

Don't forget to tell your children they're seeing a miracle

1980's Washington held three world friction points kickoff arenas for WWIII: Israel/Arabs, India/Pakistan, North/South Korea. CommentaryMordechai Sones, 6/12/2018, 3:19 PM

First official meeting at the Jerusalem embassy

U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen meets Interna; Security Gilad Erdan at the new US Embassy in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/11/2018, 9:53 PM

Giuliani: Trump is Israel's best friend

Former mayor of New York to visit new US embassy in Jerusalem, says president put onus on PA to stop terrorism and incitement.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/5/2018, 7:17 PM

Trump signs embassy waiver after moving embassy

US President signs waiver on law requiring relocation of US embassy to Jerusalem because not all requirements have been met.JTA, 6/5/2018, 6:30 PM

Trump to give David Friedman control of PA affairs?

5 US officials claim president mulling plan to place US J'lem consulate under ambassador's control, giving him authority over ties with PA.David Rosenberg, 6/1/2018, 8:53 AM

Claim: No Democrats were invited to Jerusalem embassy ceremony

Letter to US Ambassador: 'We'd deeply regret if Israel left with mistaken impression that Democratic lawmakers chose not to attend event.'JTA - Mordechai Sones, 5/29/2018, 10:39 PM

Macron: U.S. embassy relocation was a mistake

French President speaks out against the relocation of the U.S. embassy to Jerusalem, calls for two-state solution.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/25/2018, 11:00 PM

Arab protesters pelt US diplomats with eggs

US diplomatic vehicle near Bethlehem accosted by egg-throwing protesters. US: incident was 'intimidation.'AFP, 5/21/2018, 10:13 PM

PA: 'US embassy in Jerusalem is a ticking bomb'

Official op-eds: US embassy 'war crime'; Trump 'stupid', 'moron', 'needs rehabilitation in mental hospital'; Israel 'satanic Zionist plant'.Mordechai Sones, 5/21/2018, 5:54 PM

Paraguay to unveil Jerusalem embassy Monday

Days after US, Guatemala moved embassies to J'lem, Paraguay's president lands in Israel to attend opening of new embassy in Israeli capital.David Rosenberg, 5/21/2018, 8:07 AM

Moroccan protesters denounce Israel, US embassy move

Over 10,000 protesters gather in Casablanca chanting 'death to Israel' to protest US embassy move, use of force against Gaza rioters.David Rosenberg, 5/21/2018, 7:41 AM

'Support for Trump continues to grow'

Caroline Glick believes the relocation of the U.S. embassy to Jerusalem has created a new reality.Benny Tocker, 5/18/2018, 5:42 AM

PA urges Arab nations to snub US, recall ambassadors

'US is clearly biased in favor of Israel.' Following opening of US embassy in Jerusalem, PA says Arab states should recall ambassadors.David Rosenberg, 5/17/2018, 8:47 PM

Where were the Democrats?

They were not there in Jerusalem to celebrate the Embassy move, but now they speak up – and in favor of our sworn enemies. Jack Engelhard, 5/17/2018, 7:30 PM

Watch: 'Let it be known to all - Israel lives'

Pastor John Hagee's message during the opening ceremony for the US embassy in Jerusalem has been garnering attention on the web.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/17/2018, 10:24 AM

Sisi: U.S. Embassy relocation will cause 'instability'

Egypt’s President says the move of the U.S. Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem will have negative repercussions.Elad Benari, 5/17/2018, 4:36 AM

Knesset Christian Allies Caucus to celebrate embassy moves

MKs across the political spectrum to gather with Christian leaders to celebrate the moves of US, Guatemalan embassies to Jerusalem.Hezki Baruch, 5/16/2018, 5:01 PM

Fried favors prior commitment to US Embassy ceremony invitation

Singer Avraham Fried refuses 'Shehecheyanu' performance at US Embassy inauguration ceremony because of prior commitment.Mordechai Sones, 5/16/2018, 3:26 PM

Is the transfer of the Embassy annoying? That's your problem

Knesset Member Rachel Azaria responds to opponents of the move the American Embassy to Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/16/2018, 7:00 AM

Religion a large presence as U.S. Embassy opens in Jerusalem

The world wonders: What is the connection between religion and inauguration of the Embassy?NPR, 5/16/2018, 3:13 AM

State Department: Hamas using embassy as excuse for violence

State Department spokeswoman: Hamas is using the unveiling of the American embassy in Jerusalem as an "excuse" to encourage violence.Elad Benari, 5/16/2018, 2:07 AM

PA withdraws envoy to US

PLO's top representative in Washington to return to PA in protest against American embassy in Jerusalem.Gary Willig, 5/15/2018, 9:53 PM

Iranian group offers $100,000 for bombing US Jerusalem Embassy

Flyers in English, Arabic, Farsi, say group 'will support anybody who destroys illegal American embassy in Jerusalem.'Mordechai Sones, 5/15/2018, 9:32 PM

No joy from the US media on Jerusalem's big day

A resentful and gloomy media sounds off the day after Israelis celebrate the inauguration of the US Embassy in Jerusalem. Jack Engelhard, 5/15/2018, 4:52 PM

Muezzin call disrupts US Ambassador's embassy speech

During meeting with Evangelical leaders over embassy move, Ambassador Friedman's speech disrupted by muezzin call blasting at full volume.Orli Harari, 5/15/2018, 2:06 PM

A gift for Ivanka Trump: Earrings from the City of David

Deputy Foreign Minister gives daughter of US President a special gift on the occasion of the dedication of the US embassy.Nitzan Keidar, 5/15/2018, 12:41 PM

'A great day for Israel'

PM's full speech at opening ceremony of US embassy in Jerusalem. 'Thank you, President Trump, for having the courage to keep your promises.'Binyamin Netanyahu, 5/15/2018, 11:54 AM