All posts tagged "Israel"
US, Israel to exit UN agency over alleged anti-Israel bias
The announcement by the State Department on Thursday rocked the agency’s Paris headquarters.
- Posted October 12, 2017
Trump greeted with selfies and politics on arrival in Israel
The president arrived for a two-day visit to Israel and the Palestinian territories
- Posted May 22, 2017
David Friedman sworn in as Trump’s US ambassador to Israel
WASHINGTON – Bankruptcy attorney David Friedman has been sworn in as U.S. envoy to Israel, becoming President Donald Trump’s first ambassador to take office. Vice President Mike Pence administered the oath of office Wednesday to Friedman, who...
- Posted March 29, 2017
Israel leader’s White House trip clouded in uncertainty
The "positive thing" is that Trump's policies are still not set, he said, "so there is an opportunity to listen and to develop and to impact the strategy that is being developed in the United States."
- Posted February 13, 2017
Palestinians fear being sidelined by Trump White House
RAMALLAH, West Bank — Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas, who spent hundreds of hours on the phone and in meetings with U.S. presidents and secretaries of state in the past 12 years, has tried unsuccessfully to reach out...
- Posted February 8, 2017
Israeli leader presses UK to impose new sanctions on Iran
The two leaders met at 10 Downing St. for talks British officials hoped would focus on boosting trade ties between the two countries once Britain leaves the European Union
- Posted February 6, 2017
For Israeli Leader, Trump Brings Friendship and Risks
"The real question is what does Trump want from the meeting?"
- Posted February 1, 2017
Netanyahu: Trump Understands ‘Danger’ of Iran Nuclear Deal
His remarks about Iran — at a ceremony commemorating the systematic mass murder of Jews during World War II — show how the Holocaust is still a central part of Israel's psyche
- Posted January 26, 2017
Hamas Warns US Against Moving Israel Embassy
Hamas is sworn to Israel's destruction
- Posted January 24, 2017
Israel pushes ahead with settlements as Trump takes office
Netanyahu thanked Trump for his friendship and his inauguration speech pledge to battle IS militants
- Posted January 22, 2017