Israelis expect violence with embassy move - but oppose delay

New poll shows 61% of Israelis believe moving US Embassy to J'lem will cause spike in violence, but 59.5% of these oppose delaying the move.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/22/2018, 1:09 PM

Kahlon's tweet to Trump

FM orders permit be given for necessary infrastructure to transfer embassy; Tweets Trump: 'No bureaucracy will slow embassy transfer.'Mordechai Sones, 3/21/2018, 1:49 PM

Haniyeh: We won't be able to contain Gazans' protest

Hamas leader says the group would not be able to contain the mass protests on the day the U.S. moves its embassy to Jerusalem.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/9/2018, 8:56 PM

Congressman DeSantis discusses US Embassy move with Min Bennett

'You're going to go down in history as someone who really made a meaningful difference for the Jewish People.'Mordechai Sones, 3/7/2018, 1:24 PM

Haley: Israel is not going away

Ambassador Haley at AIPAC: The day will come when the whole world recognizes Jerusalem as Israel's capital.Elad Benari, 3/6/2018, 1:06 AM

Trump may attend opening ceremony for US Embassy

Pres. Trump says relations between US, Israel, better than ever before.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/5/2018, 7:39 PM

Jerusalem City Council member welcomes Trump embassy decision

Watch: 'Trump proves time and again that he is a loyal friend.'Eliran Baruch/Mordechai Sones, 3/4/2018, 8:02 PM

Haley praises Honduras for backing embassy move

U.S. ambassador to the UN praises Honduras for backing the U.S. decision to move its embassy to Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 2/28/2018, 4:14 AM

Muslim cleric: Embassy move 'a declaration of war'

Senior member of Association of Muslim Scholars calls for Muslim uprising over U.S. embassy move to Jerusalem.Dalit Halevi, 2/27/2018, 4:12 AM

'The world has been turned upside down'

Martin Oliner welcomes Trump administration’s decision to move the embassy to Jerusalem, praises his administration.Eliran Aharon, 2/26/2018, 5:16 AM

PLO: American policy endangers the region

PLO parliament warns against the implications of the U.S. embassy move to Jerusalem.Dalit Halevi, 2/25/2018, 6:37 AM

Netanyahu: A great day for the people of Israel

Watch: Netanyahu hails U.S. announcement that it would move its embassy to Jerusalem in time for Israel's 70th Independence Day.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/23/2018, 10:13 PM

U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem to open in May

State Department confirms opening of embassy in Jerusalem will coincide with Israel’s 70th Independence Day.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/23/2018, 9:30 PM

Report: Philanthropist to help pay for US embassy move

Reports claim Sheldon Adelson will help finance US Embassy's move to Jerusalem. White House, Adelson, refuse to comment.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/23/2018, 1:09 PM

State Department prioritizes funding for Jerusalem embassy

In budget proposal for 2019, State Department prioritizes funding for facility for embassy in Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 2/13/2018, 6:14 AM

US chides Poland over controversial Holocaust law

Polish Holocaust rhetoric bill may have ‘repercussions’ for international relations, US embassy warns.JTA, 2/1/2018, 4:18 PM

US Embassy grants Israeli singer a visa

Israeli singer Amir Benayoun receives US visa allowing him to perform at UN International Holocaust Remembrance Day ceremony.Nitsan Keidar, 1/26/2018, 10:08 AM

Report: U.S. embassy to move to Jerusalem by 2019

Senior officials say plan is to convert existing consular building to an embassy.Elad Benari, 1/19/2018, 5:31 AM

Trump: Embassy won't move to Jerusalem within a year

Trump denies Netanyahu's remarks that U.S. embassy in Israel would move to Jerusalem within a year.Elad Benari, 1/17/2018, 11:04 PM

Israeli official: UNRWA is one of the greatest frauds in history

PM Netanyahu says he expects US Embassy to move to Jerusalem 'within the span of a year,' MK Oren says UNRWA 'damaged entire Middle East.'Chana Roberts, Orly Harari, 1/17/2018, 9:13 AM

Hamas leader to U.S.: We will shut down your embassy

Hamas leader Mahmoud Al-Zahar says the group will shut down the U.S. embassy in Israel once it “liberates Palestine”.Ben Ariel, 12/26/2017, 5:46 AM

Arab MKs join protest against 'snake Trump'

Arab MKs join dozens of protesters outside US embassy in Tel Aviv, blasting US president for recognizing Jerusalem as capital of Israel.Gary Willig, 12/12/2017, 10:00 PM

Left's reaction to Trump announcement 'absolutely ridiculous'

'Media and constant fear-mongers on Left scream how Trump risks violence by moving embassy. Shame on them for not saying what's accurate.'Mordechai Sones, 12/10/2017, 1:35 PM

Trump signs embassy waiver

Move gives president 6 months to fulfill pledge to relocate US embassy to Jerusalem.JTA, 12/7/2017, 5:34 PM

State Department to begin process of moving embassy immediately

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says US to get to work immediately to fulfill Trump's pledge to move embassy to Jerusalem.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/6/2017, 9:41 PM

Image of shot and bloodstained Trump circulated in PA

Photoshopped image of US President shot in head and stomach part of incitement wave sweeping PA and East Jerusalem.Mordechai Sones, 12/6/2017, 6:21 PM

'Embassy would move without recognition of sovereignty'

Journalist David Bedein says US embassy law does not recognize Israeli sovereignty over Jerusalem, must be amended before embassy moves.Yoni Kempinski, 12/6/2017, 4:29 PM

'Why doesn't anyone ask why there are embassies in Tehran?'

'Following Trump's visit, there wasn't one flare-up, not one demonstration. When you do the right thing, don't ask questions, just do it.'Mordechai Sones, 12/6/2017, 1:40 PM

Haaretz belittles embassy move: 'Don't do us any favors'

Haaretz front page on historic day: 'Just an empty gesture'; other journalists reject contemptuous message.Mordechai Sones, 12/6/2017, 1:02 PM

'There'll be an American embassy in Jerusalem, it's inevitable'

Father of Embassy Transfer Law in special interview: 'Jerusalem is capital of Israel, any time we recognize this there will be Arab anger.'Mordechai Sones, 12/6/2017, 10:01 AM

Egypt warns of regional violence over Jerusalem move

Supreme Islamic institution of Sunni Muslims warns “the gates of hell” will open if U.S. recognizes Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.Dalit Halevi, 12/6/2017, 6:05 AM

Trump to recognize Jerusalem, order embassy move

Officials in Washington confirm that Trump will recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital and will order the embassy to be moved there.Nitsan Keidar, 12/6/2017, 3:58 AM

Moroccan King 'deeply concerned' over embassy move

Morocco's King Mohammed VI joins host of Arab leaders to warn Trump against moving embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.Ben Ariel, 12/6/2017, 1:07 AM

White House: Trump will give speech on Jerusalem tomorrow

White House press secretary says Trump will give speech regarding Jerusalem Wednesday, won't go into details.Elad Benari, 12/5/2017, 11:23 PM

US warns govt staff to avoid Jerusalem Old City

State Department warns employees to avoid eastern Jerusalem, Judea and Samaria as Trump expected to make announcement on Jerusalem.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/5/2017, 9:09 PM

Report: Trump to recognize Jerusalem, embassy move to come later

US president said to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital, need time to carry out logistics of moving embassy.Gary Willig, 12/5/2017, 8:32 PM

Trump tells Jordanian King US embassy to be moved

US president tells King Abdullah that US embassy in Israel is to be relocated to Jerusalem.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/5/2017, 7:08 PM

Joint Arab List leader: Trump is a 'pyromaniac'

Arab Knesset faction criticizes US president for reportedly seeking to move US embassy to Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/5/2017, 7:00 PM

Trump tells Abbas embassy is to move to Jerusalem

Abbas reportedly tells POTUS there will be no Palestinian state without its capital in Jerusalem as Trump reveals intention to move embassy.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/5/2017, 5:40 PM

Trump delays decision on embassy move

White House says decision on embassy waiver will be delayed until after Monday.Elad Benari, 12/5/2017, 1:32 AM

Justice Minister to Trump: Just do it!

Justice Minister Shaked refers to the transfer of the US Embassy to Jerusalem, calls on President Donald Trump to 'just do it!'Eliran Aharon, New York, 12/4/2017, 9:40 PM

Liberman: Embassy move is a step in the right direction

Israeli Defense Minister responds to reports of impending embassy move. 'It's a right step in the right direction.'Hezki Baruch - Mordechai Sones, 12/4/2017, 5:39 PM

McMaster: Trump hasn't yet decided on embassy move

Trump’s national security advisor says the president has not yet made a decision on whether to move the U.S. embassy in Israel to Jerusalem.Ben Ariel, 12/4/2017, 5:13 AM

'We have not felt for a moment the US has forgotten the embassy'

Although imminent embassy move remains unclear, US reportedly plowing ahead with groundwork ahead of announcement.Tal Polon, 12/3/2017, 2:16 PM

Hamas threatens 'intifada' over US recognition of Jerusalem

Hamas threatens intifada if US recognizes Jerusalem as Israel's capital city.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/3/2017, 12:34 AM

'A critical decision'

Former Israeli diplomat to Washington Yoram Ettinger speaks about the importance for both countries of moving the US Embassy to Jerusalem.Benny Tucker, 12/1/2017, 2:32 PM

State Department: No decision yet on embassy

State Department spokeswoman says Trump hasn't yet decided whether to sign waiver delaying embassy move to Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 12/1/2017, 4:07 AM

Trump's gift to Israel: Recognizing Jerusalem

Senior official in Washington says Trump is interested in recognizing Jerusalem, without moving the embassy for now.Nitsan Keidar, 11/30/2017, 11:35 PM

'Palestinian pursuit of terror is reason to move embassy'

American Jewish Congress says 'Palestinian pursuit of terror' instead of dialogue is reason to move US Embassy to Jerusalem immediately.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/29/2017, 11:12 AM

'Israel will not give up Jerusalem'

Dr. Dore Gold, former Israeli Ambassador to the UN, tells Congress members that moving the embassy would bring a diplomatic solution closer.Nitsan Keidar, 11/9/2017, 1:03 AM

'Trump will keep his promise to move the embassy to Jerusalem'

Head of Republicans Overseas Israel praises US president's accomplishments in year since election, says he will move embassy to capital.Eliran Baruch, 11/5/2017, 8:25 PM

Senator Schumer renews call to move US embassy to Jerusalem

Senate Minority Leader responds to Trump's statement that embassy will not be moved until peace talks given a chance.JTA, 10/10/2017, 9:36 PM

'A clash between Trump's election promises'

Israeli Chairman of Republicans Overseas addresses US President's decision not to move embassy to Jerusalem in exclusive interview.Shimon Cohen, 10/9/2017, 11:03 PM

'A Jew cannot be an illegal occupier in Judea'

Rep. Alan Clemmons (R-SC) says a Jew cannot occupy Judea any more than an Arab can occupy Arabia.Yoni Kempinski, 10/9/2017, 4:14 AM

Trump: Give peace efforts a shot before moving embassy

Trump says in an interview he wants to give his peace efforts a chance before moving the U.S. embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 10/8/2017, 5:32 AM

'There is a promise to move the US embassy to Jerusalem'

Deputy FM Tzipi Hotovely says all US representatives told her Trump still intends to move embassy to Jerusalem.Benny Tocker, 9/18/2017, 8:11 PM

Watch: Can US diplomats handle gefilte fish?

US Embassy in Tel Aviv puts its diplomats to the ultimate test - trying out gefilte fish, 9/18/2017, 5:53 PM