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Secretary of State-designate: Jerusalem is Israel's capital, the embassy will remain there

Secretary of State-designate: Jerusalem is Israel's capital, the embassy will remain there

Antony Blinken says in confirmation hearing the Biden administration will not reverse Trump's decision to relocate US embassy to Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 20/01/2021 01:31
US recognizes City of David as part of its 'heritage abroad'

US recognizes City of David as part of its 'heritage abroad'

Ambassador David Friedman joins ceremony recognizing Jerusalem's City of David as part of foundation of America's 'Judeo-Christian heritage'Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/01/2021 13:48
US Embassy Jerusalem says goodbye to 2020

US Embassy Jerusalem says goodbye to 2020

US Embassy Jerusalem is saying goodbye to 2020: Despite all the challenges of this year, there were still many moments to celebrate, 31/12/2020 19:47
Choosing Family: Hanging 'pride' banner outside US Embassy 'not to the benefit of society'

Choosing Family: Hanging 'pride' banner outside US Embassy 'not to the benefit of society'

Pro-family group pens letter to US Ambassador Friedman, requesting he support family values, remove LGBT banner.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/06/2020 20:15
US embassy says 'Pride' banner will go back up

US embassy says 'Pride' banner will go back up

Banner celebrating Pride Month removed because embassy did not receive permission from municipality to hang it. Authorization now underway.Gary Willig, 23/06/2020 21:31
US Embassy issues Judea and Samaria travel advisory

US Embassy issues Judea and Samaria travel advisory

US Embassy in Israel issues travel warning for Judea and Samaria and the Gaza Strip: 'Follow the instructions of local authorities.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/05/2020 14:31
Biden: I will keep the US embassy in Jerusalem

Biden: I will keep the US embassy in Jerusalem

Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee says he disagrees with manner US embassy was relocated but wouldn't move it back.Elad Benari, 30/04/2020 01:25
Biden adviser: He's opposed to annexation, will keep embassy in Jerusalem

Biden adviser: He's opposed to annexation, will keep embassy in Jerusalem

Senior foreign policy adviser to presumptive Democratic nominee: Biden is against annexation, would try to revive two-state solution.Elad Benari, 29/04/2020 06:43
Sanders: I'd consider moving embassy back to Tel Aviv

Sanders: I'd consider moving embassy back to Tel Aviv

Senator Bernie Sanders says he would consider moving US embassy back to Tel Aviv from Jerusalem. Bloomberg: You can't move it back.Elad Benari, 26/02/2020 05:33
US State Department lifts travel ban on Old City of Jerusalem

US State Department lifts travel ban on Old City of Jerusalem

Embassy announces end to travel bans imposed on Jerusalem's Old City, parts of Samaria following declaration that settlements not illegal.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/12/2019 12:27
Permanent US embassy in Jerusalem green-lit

Permanent US embassy in Jerusalem green-lit

Jerusalem mayor meets with US State Department officials to streamline approval of permanent US embassy complex in the capital.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/12/2019 10:24
Democratic candidate says he'll keep US embassy in Jerusalem

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, 06/12/2019 06:23
Thank you, President Trump

Thank you, President Trump

President Trump thank you for being the best friend Israel has. Ronn Torossian, 19/11/2019 06:41
Which Democratic 2020 contenders would move embassy to Tel Aviv?

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, 16/07/2019 07:35
Democratic candidate says she'd keep embassy in Jerusalem

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, 03/07/2019 06:12
Buttigieg: No point moving US embassy back to Tel Aviv

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, 17/06/2019 18:32
Happy Birthday President Trump

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, 05/06/2019 13:04
LA mayor supports move of US embassy to Jerusalem

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, 21/05/2019 21:59
PA: US relocation of its embassy to Jerusalem is illegal

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, 16/05/2019 06:08
Should Israel do without US financial aid?

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, 14/05/2019 21:08
Trump: Jerusalem embassy a symbol of US-Israel bond

Trump: Jerusalem embassy a symbol of US-Israel bond

US President praises 'beautiful' embassy in Jerusalem on first anniversary of its opening.Gary Willig, 14/05/2019 20:13
Watch: Celebrating 1-year anniversary of US embassy in Jerusalem

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, 14/05/2019 18:01
US looking for location for permanent Jerusalem embassy

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, 16/04/2019 22:15
Watch: Purim at the US Embassy in Jerusalem

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?, 19/03/2019 21:03
US confirms Jerusalem mission to PA to be downgraded Monday

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, 04/03/2019 05:05
Trump shames UN for its stand on Jerusalem as Israel's capital

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, 06/12/2018 19:37
Jerusalem mayor green-lights US embassy expansion

Jerusalem mayor green-lights US embassy expansion

Mayor Nir Barkat signs order permitting US embassy in Jerusalem to expand.David Rosenberg, 21/11/2018 12:43
Young Israel hails merging of US Jerusalem consulate and Embassy

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, 19/10/2018 05:36
Palestinian Authority blasts US consulate closure

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, 18/10/2018 22:45
US to close east Jerusalem consulate, merge it with embassy

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, 18/10/2018 16:59
PA accuses US of 'blind support' for Israel

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, 05/10/2018 02:35
PA sues US over embassy relocation

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, 28/09/2018 23:26
What did Ambassador Friedman lose during the embassy move?

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, 07/09/2018 14:00
US Jewry's silence as Trump prepares to squeeze Israel

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, 24/08/2018 09:35
The Wizard of Jerusalem

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, 13/08/2018 22:00
Liberals accuse Trump of anti-Semitism, but ignore bigotry on the Left

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., 06/08/2018 18:56
American embassy in Jerusalem to expand

American embassy in Jerusalem to expand

Jerusalem Municipality approves plans to expand the U.S. embassy in the Israeli capital.Ben Ariel, 03/08/2018 04:35
US Embassy in Jerusalem to cost $21.5 million for upgrades

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, 17/07/2018 08:03
Trump: Evangelicals more appreciative than Jews of embassy move

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, 24/06/2018 22:13
Friedman to State Department: Israel not a human rights violator

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, 18/06/2018 07:51
Friedman chides gov't over 'ingratitude' towards US

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, 17/06/2018 21:07
Don't forget to tell your children they're seeing a miracle

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, 12/06/2018 15:19
First official meeting at the Jerusalem embassy

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, 11/06/2018 21:53
Giuliani: Trump is Israel's best friend

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, 05/06/2018 19:17
Trump signs embassy waiver after moving embassy

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, 05/06/2018 18:30
Trump to give David Friedman control of PA affairs?

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, 01/06/2018 08:53
Claim: No Democrats were invited to Jerusalem embassy ceremony

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, 29/05/2018 22:39
Macron: U.S. embassy relocation was a mistake

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, 25/05/2018 23:00
Arab protesters pelt US diplomats with eggs

Arab protesters pelt US diplomats with eggs

US diplomatic vehicle near Bethlehem accosted by egg-throwing protesters. US: incident was 'intimidation.'AFP, 21/05/2018 22:13
PA: 'US embassy in Jerusalem is a ticking bomb'

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, 21/05/2018 17:54
Paraguay to unveil Jerusalem embassy Monday

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, 21/05/2018 08:07
Moroccan protesters denounce Israel, US embassy move

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, 21/05/2018 07:41
'Support for Trump continues to grow'

'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, 18/05/2018 05:42
PA urges Arab nations to snub US, recall ambassadors

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, 17/05/2018 20:47
Where were the Democrats?

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, 17/05/2018 19:30
Watch: 'Let it be known to all - Israel lives'

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, 17/05/2018 10:24
Sisi: U.S. Embassy relocation will cause 'instability'

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, 17/05/2018 04:36