Palestinians to Trump: Don't move embassy to Jerusalem

Jan 10, 2017

Palestinians to Trump: Don't move embassy to Jerusalem

The Palestinians have urged President-elect Donald Trump not to move the U.S. Embassy in Israel to contested Jerusalem. The official Palestinian news agency WAFA says President Mahmoud Abbas warned Trump in a letter that such a move would be “devastating” for U.S.-led efforts to ...

Jan 4, 2017

Tel Aviv's choice

Having an uncritical friend in the White House may not lead to the result expected by the Netanyahu government.

Netanyahu places hopes in incoming Trump administration

Dec 26, 2016

Netanyahu places hopes in incoming Trump administration

The Israeli government’s furious reaction to the U.N. Security Council’s adoption of a resolution opposing Jewish settlements in occupied territory underscores its fundamental and bitter dispute with the international community about the future of the West Bank and east Jerusalem. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu ...