Netanyahu: US Embassy needs to be in Jerusalem

Israeli PM says Regulation Law will be presented in Knesset, emphasizes nothing can substitute strong US-Israel relations.Nitsan Keidar, 1/29/2017, 12:03 PM

Republican leader: Israel is the one delaying embassy move

Marc Zell, co-chair of Republicans Overseas in Israel, says delay in moving embassy to Jerusalem is happening at Israel’s request.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/29/2017, 5:28 AM

'Moving embassy would be declaration of war on Islam'

Muslim cleric warns relocating US embassy to Jerusalem would constitute 'explicit declaration of war on Islam'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/24/2017, 2:34 PM

No decision yet on moving US Embassy to Jerusalem

White House Press Secretary tells reporters no decision yet on when to move US embassy to Jerusalem, talks in early stages.JTA, 1/23/2017, 10:55 PM

Haredi MK: Moving US Embassy is superfluous

Finance Committee Head says Israel doesn't need world to agree Jerusalem is important, threatens to vote against Maaleh Adumim annexation.Ido Ben Porat, 1/23/2017, 8:38 AM

Hamas: We'll fight embassy move 'using all means'

Hamas lawmaker Mushir al-Masri says moving the American embassy to Jerusalem would be a "crime".Elad Benari, 1/23/2017, 6:07 AM

'Trump has already sent embassy architects to Jerusalem'

Following reports of progress on possible move of US embassy to Jerusalem, official says embassy architects already at work.David Rosenberg, 1/22/2017, 10:18 PM

'Trump admin beginning talks for embassy move to Jerusalem'

According to unconfirmed report, Trump administration member reveals announcement on embassy move to be made on Monday.David Rosenberg, 1/22/2017, 8:27 PM

Can Trump contain Obama's Middle East fallout?

From his statements and actions so far, Trump seems sincere about repairing the damage caused by Obama’s ill-conceived policies. First, he has to know just what they are. Matthew M. Hausman, J.D., 1/22/2017, 9:42 AM

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

PA organizations: Embassy move would 'ignite a fire'

Coalition of Palestinian Authority organizations warns President Trump against moving the embassy to Jerusalem.Dalit Halevi, 1/22/2017, 6:34 AM

'President Trump, don't fear Arab threats!'

Likud MK pens letter to Trump, urging the President-elect not to fear Arab threats against moving the US embassy to Jerusalem.Gary Willig, 1/20/2017, 12:19 PM

Islamic countries condemn planned U.S. embassy move

Organization of Islamic Cooperation rejects actions that could undermine PA's ability to claim Jerusalem for a state.Elad Benari, 1/20/2017, 6:06 AM

'Stay tuned for announcement on US embassy'

Trump's press secretary tells reporters announcement on President-elect's intentions regarding moving US embassy to Jerusalem coming soon.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/19/2017, 8:51 PM

Trump: I haven't forgotten my promise about Jerusalem

Donald Trump tells Israeli reporter: "I haven't forgotten my promise to move US embassy."Arutz Sheva, 1/19/2017, 9:12 AM

Jerusalem Mayor to Trump: Welcome, Friend

Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat will open national campaign to welcome Donald Trump as new US president and express gratitude for his support.Yoni Kempinski, 1/19/2017, 8:40 AM

Abbas threatens a 'diplomatic response' to American embassy move

PA chairman urges President-elect Trump to rethink moving the embassy to Jerusalem.Dalit Halevi, 1/19/2017, 6:06 AM

Obama warns: Moving the embassy could be explosive

Obama warns against “sudden, unilateral moves”, an apparent reference to Trump's intention to move the American embassy to Jerusalem.Nitsan Keidar, 1/19/2017, 12:08 AM

Trump pick for UN envoy supports moving US embassy to Jerusalem

South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley says at Senate confirmation hearing the she supports President-elect Trump's pledge to move embassy.AFP, 1/18/2017, 9:57 PM

Abbas warns Trump: Moving the embassy is a provocation

PA chairman tells incoming President that moving the American embassy to Jerusalem is a “provocation that would harm the peace process”.Dalit Halevi, 1/18/2017, 4:36 AM

EU opposes US moving embassy to Jerusalem

EU believes relocation of embassy to Israel's capital would inflame Arab world.Gary Willig, 1/16/2017, 7:52 PM

'Nothing Abbas can do to block US embassy move to Jerusalem'

Minister mocks threats by Palestinian Authority over planned move of US embassy to Jerusalem. 'They're shooting themselves in the head.'David Rosenberg, 1/16/2017, 2:48 PM

France says US Embassy move will bring 'serious consequences'

Just prior to Paris conference, French Foreign Minister Ayrault warns Trump not to move US Embassy, calls Trump 'stubborn.'AFP, 1/15/2017, 2:14 PM

Palestinian Authority threatens de-recognizing Israel

In an attempt to keep the US Embassy in Tel Aviv, PA chairman threatens to "reverse" its "1993 recognition" of Israel's right to exist.Uzi Baruch, 1/14/2017, 8:11 PM

Abbas asks Putin to stop Trump from moving the embassy

PA asks Russian President to intervene in order to stop the United States from moving its embassy to Jerusalem.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/13/2017, 8:17 PM

Congressmen urge Trump: Move the embassy to Jerusalem swiftly

More than 100 Congress members urge President-elect to relocate the U.S. embassy to Jerusalem as soon as he takes office.Elad Benari, 1/12/2017, 6:02 AM

PA leader warns of 'explosion' if U.S. embassy moves

PA leader Rami Hamdallah urges the international community to speak out against the potential move of the American embassy to Jerusalem.Dalit Halevi, 1/12/2017, 4:08 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

PA attempts to mobilize Arabs against move of US embassy

PA leaders call for prayers at mosques around Middle East to protest possible transfer of US embassy in Israel to Jerusalem.AFP, 1/10/2017, 6:38 PM

Abbas aide: Moving American embassy a 'declaration of war'

Mahmoud Al-Habbash, senior advisor to PA chairman, warns Donald Trump in a sermon not to move the American embassy to Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/9/2017, 3:03 AM

Kerry: Moving US Embassy could cause 'explosion' in Middle East

Outgoing Secretary of State says moving US Embassy may cause 'explosion' and cause Jordan and Egypt to withdraw support for Israel.Chana Roberts, 1/7/2017, 6:19 PM

Abbas warns Trump: Don't move the embassy

PA chairman says that moving the American embassy to Jerusalem could jeopardize peace prospects.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/6/2017, 10:30 PM

Jordan: Moving American embassy to Jerusalem is a 'red line'

Jordan’s Information Minister says there will be “catastrophic” repercussions if Trump indeed moves the U.S. Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 1/6/2017, 5:36 AM

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

Fatah threatens 'bloodshed' if Trump moves embassy

Fatah follows Palestinian Authority lead, threatens 'return to bloodshed' if Trump goes through with promise to move US Embassy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/4/2017, 1:39 PM

Abbas warns against moving U.S. embassy to Jerusalem

PA chairman says there will be “serious implications” if Trump moves American embassy to Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 1/4/2017, 6:07 AM

New GOP legislation: Recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital

Senators Cruz, Heller and Rubio unveil legislation recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's official capital and moving the American Embassy there.Elad Benari, 1/3/2017, 11:54 PM

'Security Council a catalyst for more Jews in Judea and Samaria'

Deputy Foreign Minister says more Jews live in Judea and Samaria after UN resolutions, BDS movement failing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/2/2017, 7:15 PM

Congressman-elect Scott Taylor: America can learn from Israel

Congressman-elect Scott Taylor believes America can learn from Israel how to combat terror and coordinate law enforcement agencies.Yoni Kempinski, 12/28/2016, 10:42 PM

PA: Moving Embassy to Jerusalem means approving 'occupation'

PA warns Trump not to move US Embassy, says move may start "new war."Dalit Halevi, 12/25/2016, 8:15 AM

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

Erekat threatens: PLO will cancel its recognition of Israel

PLO Secretary General threatens to cancel agreements with Israel if Trump follows through on pledge to move embassy to Jerusalem.Ben Ariel, 12/21/2016, 6:06 AM

'Moving embassy to Jerusalem would be great for peace'

Israel’s ambassador to the United States, Ron Dermer, welcomes Trump’s pledge to move the American embassy in Israel to Jerusalem.Ben Ariel, 12/21/2016, 4:10 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

Erekat: Moving the American embassy would destroy peace

PLO Secretary General warns Trump that moving the American embassy to Jerusalem would be "the destruction of the peace process".Elad Benari, Canada, 12/16/2016, 10:24 PM

Dershowitz: Move US embassy to Jerusalem in three stages

Speaking in Jerusalem Wednesday, the outspoken law professor said he would vote to abolish the UN if he could.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/15/2016, 3:23 PM

Former US attache: Trump will move US embassy to Jerusalem

Former Israeli attache to Washington Yoram Ettinger believes Trump administration will transfer embassy to Jerusalem.Yoel Domb, 12/14/2016, 5:17 PM

Deputy mayor: Moving US embassy to Jerusalem embarrasses Israel

Jeruasalem's Ofer Berkovitch says moving US Embassy to Jerusalem embarrasses Israeli government whose offices are in Tel Aviv.Ido Ben Porat, 12/14/2016, 1:52 PM

Report: Trump team checking logistics of moving embassy

Donald Trump's team is reportedly investigating possible locations for the US embassy in Jerusalem.JTA, 12/13/2016, 9:50 PM

PM: Trump moving US embassy to Jerusalem would be "tremendous"

Prime Minister Netanyahu praised report that Donald Trump intends to move the US embassy to Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/13/2016, 7:33 PM

Trump campaign manager: He will move US embassy to Jerusalem

Trump campaign manager Kellyanne Conway says President-elect fully intends to move the US embassy to Jerusalem.Gary Willig, 12/12/2016, 7:01 PM

Obama postpones moving of embassy to Jerusalem

As is customary since 1995, Obama signs waiver which prevents moving the American embassy in Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. Is this the last time?Elad Benari, 12/2/2016, 6:15 AM

U.S. firefighters deployed to Israel to help fight flames

A group of 39 American firefighters deployed to Israel during Thanksgiving weekend to help their Israeli counterparts fight the wildfires.Arutz Sheva, 11/30/2016, 5:50 PM

Moving the US Embassy to Jerusalem

The move presents a great opportunity for the new president.Dr. Max Singer, 11/30/2016, 2:03 PM

Shocking: US embassy leaves terror victim's body parts for years

Activist Kay Wilson revealed that the US embassy waited 4 years to even ask terror victim's parents if they wanted all of daughter's body.Gary Willig, 11/16/2016, 7:34 PM

PA: We'll 'make life miserable' for Trump if he moves embassy

PA's UN envoy says the PA will act at the UN if President-elect follows through on his promise to move the American Embassy to Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 11/13/2016, 6:20 AM