Tag: Donald Trump

Report: PM refused Trump meeting ‘so as not to embarrass Obama’

US President-elect Donald Trump suggested to PM Netanyahu that they meet even before Trump’s swearing-in ceremony, Walla reported. According to to two senior Israeli officials, during a phone conversation between the two following the elections, Trump suggested that Netanyahu come ASAP, and the PM replied that he would be happy to do so. Even so, […]

Trump presidency bodes ill for Israel-Palestine peace process

As Donald Trump continues to ponder his choice for secretary of state, and other key foreign policy positions, one thing seems clear: the impact on the peace process between Israelis and Palestinians is likely to be serious and retrograde. The question now is whether the moribund process, which has weathered presidents both Republican and Democrat […]

Israel’s Right, Cheering Donald Trump’s Win, Renews Calls to Abandon 2-State Solution

Emboldened by the Republican sweep of last week’s American elections, right-wing members of the Israeli government have called anew for the abandonment of a two-state solution to the conflict with the Palestinians.“The combination of changes in the United States, in Europe and in the region provide Israel with a unique opportunity to reset and rethink […]

Sanhedrin to Trump-Putin: Fulfill Cyrus-like role in Jerusalem

Eyeing what appears to be a twice-in-history opportunity, the organization called the Sanhedrin has called on U.S. president-elect Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin to join forces and back the rebuilding of the Jewish Temple in Jerusalem. The Sanhedrin is an attempt to renew the glorious Great Court of the same name from the […]

Putin and Trump call resolves to fight terrorism together

United States President Barack Obama has surprisingly described President-elect Donald Trump as more “pragmatic” than “ideological”. In his first White House press conference since Mr Trump won the November 8 election, Mr Obama claimed that the billionaire had some positive traits that would make him successful president. “I also think that he [Mr Trump] is […]

Trump describes Israeli-Palestinian conflict as the ultimate deal

Giving his first interview following his shocking win on Tuesday, US President-elect Donald Trump told the Wall Street Journal that he would very much like to make a peace deal happen between Israel and the Palestinians. Follow Ynetnews on Facebook and Twitter  Describing the Israeli-Palestinian conflict as “the war that never ends,” Trump said that he […]

We’ll ‘make life miserable’ for Trump if he moves embassy

If President-elect Donald Trump follows through on his promise to move the U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem, the Palestinian Arabs will “make life miserable” for the United States at the United Nations, the Palestinian Authority’s ambassador to the United Nations is threatening. “If people attack us by moving the embassy to Jerusalem, which is a violation […]

Will Trump Make a Peace Deal? | Prophecy Update

  The question is being asked by many people: Will Donald Trump really keep his word and move the US embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem? Some are even questioning whether Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu wants him to take this revolutionary step. It appears that Trump really wants to move the embassy. However, he […]

Obama hits Trump tie with Putin, Erdogan on Syria

Half a dozen long convoys of trucks carrying US arms, hurriedly put together by US military headquarters in Baghdad, have crossed the border in the last three days on their way to the Syrian Kurdish PYD-YPG militia, DEBKAfile military and intelligence sources report exclusively Monday, Nov. 14. The deliveries were expressly ordered by President Barack Obama […]

Will Donald Trump Break the Habit of Presidential Overreach?

With the election Tuesday of Donald J. Trump as the 45th president of the United States, many are hoping that the first non-politician, non-veteran to occupy the Oval Office will bring a fresh approach to his administration, one more committed to complying to the Constitution’s limits on executive power. President-elect Trump may indeed turn out […]