Tag: Jerusalem

Avigdor Liberman tells Pence he expects to see the US embassy in Jerusalem soon

On his first official visit to the United States since President Donald Trump was inaugurated in January, Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman met with his US counterpart Gen. James Mattis and Vice President Mike Pence on Tuesday to discuss shared security issues in the Middle East. During Liberman’s meeting with Gen. Mattis, who were meeting for […]

‘Jerusalem belongs to the Jewish people’

The City of Jerusalem belongs to the Jewish people, a delegation of the international evangelical group Christians for Israel International said during a meeting with President Reuven Rivlin on Tuesday. The group included Christians from many countries, including Malaysia, which does not have diplomatic relations with Israel.   “Never mind,” Rivlin told the Malaysian representative. […]

US Congressional delegation announces Israel visit to study moving embassy to Jerusalem

A US Congressional delegation will visit Israel tomorrow to look into the option of relocating the American embassy to Jerusalem. President Donald Trump has previously said he would “love” to see the embassy moved from its current location in Tel Aviv. He made the comments during Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s visit to Washington, and […]

Time to Build the Third Temple

The building of the Third Temple on the Temple Mount in Jerusalem by Rick Brinegar & Dave Robbins   Many of the events prophesied to occur in the end time will be recognizable. These will include the catastrophic Sixth Trumpet War, a peace agreement in the Middle East, the establishment of a world government and […]

Minister: Israel expects Trump to keep vow to move embassy to Jerusalem

“The government expects [US] President [Donald] Trump will meet his obligations to his voters and move the embassy to Jerusalem,” Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked told the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations in Jerusalem on Monday. “We are not worried about the hysterical message the Palestinians are trying to spread” against the embassy […]

Arab League chief: Moving US embassy to Jerusalem would be explosive

Arab League Secretary-General Ahmed Aboul Gheit said on Thursday that moving the US embassy to Jerusalem would be explosive for the situation in the Middle East, Egypt’s state news MENA reported. Aboul Gheit also said that the Palestinian-Israeli conflict required a two-state solution, a day after the United States backed away from its commitment to […]

Benjamin Netanyahu turned to Foreign Ministry in concern over settlement law

Foreign Ministry document approved by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and obtained by The Jerusalem Post tells foreign capitals: “The [settlement regulation] law will be reviewed by the Supreme Court.” This finding reaffirms the widespread assumption that the premier was against the legislation that the Knesset passed on Monday, but acted to promote it out of […]

MK Zoabi offers to help ICC indict Benjamin Netanyahu over settlements law

Arab legislators and any citizen with democratic sensibilities should do what they can to encourage the International Criminal Court to indict Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and other leaders for violating international law with the settlement regulation law, MK Haneen Zoabi (Joint List) said this week. “We will take any action that can encourage the ICC […]

Israel’s Netanyahu says US embassy should be in Jerusalem

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Sunday that the American embassy in Israel should be moved from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, injecting himself once again into a charged campaign trail promise of U.S. President Donald Trump. Netanyahu’s comments at his weekly Cabinet meeting appeared aimed at countering reports that Israel was concerned about the fallout […]

Trump: Too early to discuss moving US embassy to Jerusalem

US President Donald Trump said on Friday that it is “too early” to talk about moving the US embassy in Israel to Jerusalem. “I don’t want to talk about it yet,” Trump said in an interview with Fox News. “It’s too early.”   Though once committed to quickly moving America’s embassy from Tel Aviv to […]