us embassy Moves to jerusalem

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

Syria condemns 'brutal massacre' in Gaza

Syria accuses Israel of 'brutal massacre' during Gaza riots, asserts Trump admin. 'bares responsibility for blood of Palestinian martyrs.'AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/15/2018, 10:08 AM

Media smears Israel as Gazans riot during embassy opening

Anti-Israel bias on full display as news headlines smear Israel and Ivanka Trump while Gazans riot, attempt to infiltrate into Israel.David Rosenberg, 5/15/2018, 9:42 AM

When Lapid gave credit to Netanyahu

Yesh Atid Chairman complements PM on his efforts for US embassy move to J'lem. 'Whoever cannot give credit loses right to criticize.'Hezki Baruch, 5/15/2018, 8:16 AM

'Trump kept his promise'

Veteran diplomat Yoram Ettinger: By moving embassy, U.S. said it won't be intimidated by threats.Benny Tocker, 5/15/2018, 6:45 AM

Jordan's King condemns Israeli 'aggression'

Jordan’s King Abdullah blasts Israel over Gaza violence, criticizes U.S. embassy move to Jerusalem.Ben Ariel, 5/15/2018, 5:12 AM

Judea and Samaria salutes President Trump

Josh Hasten interviews representatives from Judea and Samaria about the significance of moving the US embassy to Jerusalem.The Land Of Israel Network, 5/15/2018, 4:44 AM

'Embassy relocation an extraordinary moment in history'

Farley Weiss, President of the National Council of Young Israel, discusses relocation of United States Embassy to Jerusalem.Yoni Kempinski, 5/15/2018, 3:38 AM

Pence: By recognizing Jerusalem, we chose fact over fiction

Vice President welcomes embassy relocation, vows the U.S. will never allow Iran to obtain a nuclear weapon.Ben Ariel, 5/15/2018, 3:07 AM

If I forget you, O Jerusalem

Ben Shapiro talks about President Trump's relocation of the embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/15/2018, 2:43 AM

'Recognizing Jerusalem as capital removes 'right of veto''

U.S. Ambassador to Israel: Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem has removed the Palestinians' "right of veto" on the move.NPR, 5/15/2018, 12:13 AM

Deputy assistant to President Trump speaks to Arutz Sheva

'This is Trump's delivering on a promise, but delivering on a promise made by the US Congress, by candidates and presidents past.'Yoni Kempinski, 5/14/2018, 10:54 PM

Bennett: we will never even discuss dividing Jerusalem

Education Minister tells critics of US embassy in Jerusalem to 'get over it' in interview with CNN.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/14/2018, 10:22 PM

America explained to the world its power

Deputy Minister Michael Oren on US Embassy move: 'finally America opens its embassy in Jerusalem'Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/14/2018, 8:31 PM

No prominent Democrats in Jerusalem for embassy move

'That is a sad, sad manifestation … every member of Congress had option before them to come.'Mordechai Sones, 5/14/2018, 8:16 PM

Schumer praises opening of US embassy in Jerusalem

Democratic Senate Minority Leader says opening of US embassy in Israel's capital 'long overdue.'Gary Willig, 5/14/2018, 8:00 PM

Abbas: US embassy in Jerusalem a 'settlement'

PA leader says no peace under US leadership.Gary Willig, 5/14/2018, 7:44 PM

Israeli President offers 'Shehecheyanu' thanksgiving prayer

'For three-thousand years we prayed for Jerusalem, and since establishment of State 70 years ago, Jerusalem has been the capital of Israel.'Mordechai Sones, 5/14/2018, 7:38 PM

14 arrested in anti-embassy protests

Dozens demonstrate against opening of US embassy in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/14/2018, 7:15 PM

52 rioters dead, 1700 wounded as clashes on Gaza border heat up

Watch: Riots break out on Gaza border ahead of US embassy move. 52 rioters killed, over 1700 wounded.David Rosenberg, 5/14/2018, 7:13 PM

Netanyahu: Trump made history

Israeli PM says US, Israel should remember this day, when the US embassy opened in Jerusalem.Gary Willig, 5/14/2018, 5:12 PM

US embassy opens in Israel's capital

US unveils its new embassy in Jerusalem's Arnona neighborhood. Trump: We acknowledge Israel's right to determine its own capital.Gary Willig, 5/14/2018, 5:07 PM

Jerusalem, city of headlines!

See how Yerushalayim, the city of unity, royalty, and sanctity, is perhaps the most talked-about city in the world these days! Hillel Fendel, 5/14/2018, 3:15 PM

Trump: This is a great day for Israel!

President hails relocation of US embassy to Jerusalem, calling occasion 'a great day for Israel'.David Rosenberg, 5/14/2018, 2:20 PM

Arab League calls emergency meeting to challenge embassy move

22-member Arab League denounces US embassy move as 'illegal' calls emergency meeting to plan response.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/14/2018, 1:40 PM

'I never thought I'd live to see the day'

US senators in Jerusalem celebrate embassy move: 'I voted for the move in 1995, but it took Trump to make it happen. I'm lucky to see it.'Eliran Baruch, 5/14/2018, 12:48 PM

'This is an incredible moment'

Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin says Jerusalem embassy move was '70 years in the making'. 'We're thrilled to be part of this moment.'Yoni Kempinski, Jerusalem, 5/14/2018, 11:22 AM