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  • White House Lauds Paraguay Embassy Move to Jerusalem

    JNS.org – The White House issued a statement on Tuesday night praising Paraguay for relocating its embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. Paraguayan President Horacio Cartes and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu were in attendance at the May 21 inauguration, just five days after the Guatemalan embassy...
  • US embassy jubilantly opens in Jerusalem as Gaza rages

    JERUSALEM (AP) — The United States opened its new embassy in Jerusalem Monday with a high-powered American presidential delegation joining Israel’s top leadership in a celebration of their countries’ friendship and the city’s history as the ancient capital of the Jewish people. About 800 well-dressed guests packed a podium...
  • Why Trump’s promise to move US Embassy to Jerusalem is so controversial

    The new U.S. embassy in Israel is set to officially open in Jerusalem on Monday as President Trump has formally recognized the holy city as the country’s capital. The opening comes after a day of celebratory festivities in Israel juxtaposed with mass protests along the border of Israel that...
  • Did Trump really have the right understanding when he made the decision on Jerusalem ??

    President Trump did not completely grasp the ramifications of recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, several advisers told The Washington Post. Trump wanted to seem “pro-Israel” and focused on “making a deal,” two advisers told the Post. According to the newspaper, some administration officials voicing their support for the decision included Vice President...
  • President Trump making major moves !

    U.S. President Donald Trump informed Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Tuesday that he intends to move the U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem, Abbas’ spokesman said. The statement did not say whether Trump elaborated on the timing of such a move. “President Mahmoud Abbas received a telephone call from U.S. President...