Showing posts with label Jerusalem. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Jerusalem. Show all posts

Monday, May 21, 2018

Paraguay's president opens embassy to Israel in Jerusalem

Paraguay's president opens embassy to Israel in Jerusalem
The president of Paraguay on Monday followed the United States and Guatemala by opening his country's embassy to Israel in Jerusalem at a ceremony attended by local dignitaries and members of the press.

Monday, May 14, 2018

Turquía retira sus embajadores de Tel Aviv y de Washington

Turquía retira sus embajadores de Tel Aviv y de Washington
Turquía ha decidido este lunes llamar a consultas a sus embajadores en Tel Aviv y en Washington tras la masacre en la frontera Israel-Gaza durante las protestas por el traslado de la Embajada de EE.UU. a Jerusalén.

White House Blames Hamas for Civilian Deaths in Gaza

White House Blames Hamas
The terrorist group Hamas is responsible for the deaths of dozens of civilians during protests in Gaza earlier today, White House spokesperson Raj Shah said in a press briefing.

Ambassade US à Jérusalem: un "usage disproportionné de la force" par Israël à Gaza

un "usage disproportionné de la force" par Israël à Gaza
Un comité de l'ONU chargé de lutter contre le racisme a appelé lundi Israël à cesser "immédiatement" de faire un usage "disproportionné" de la force contre les manifestants palestiniens à Gaza.

Friday, March 16, 2018

Israeli soldiers dead, 2 hurt in West Bank car attack

West Bank car attack
A Palestinian driver rammed into two Israeli soldiers in the West Bank on Friday, killing them and injuring others in what authorities termed a terrorist attack.

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Israël suspend les actions ayant conduit les Eglises à fermer le Saint-Sépulcre

le Saint-Sépulcre
Le gouvernement israélien a annoncé mardi la suspension des actions fiscales et législatives ayant conduit les Eglises à la décision exceptionnelle de fermer le Saint-Sépulcre, lieu le plus saint du christianisme à Jérusalem.

Sunday, February 25, 2018

Holiest church in Christianity closed in Israel tax dispute

Holiest church in Christianity closed
Christian leaders took the rare step Sunday of closing Jerusalem's Church of the Holy Sepulchre, built where tradition holds Jesus was buried, in protest at Israeli tax measures and a proposed property law.

Sunday, February 4, 2018

Jordan's King Abdullah sees no Mideast peace without US


Jordan's King Abdullah
King Abdullah II of Jordan said Sunday that the United States remains essential to any hope of a peaceful solution between Israel and the Palestinians, despite widespread criticism of the new U.S. stance on Jerusalem.

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Great proposal for Palestinians : Trump says Palestinians 'disrespected' US, aid on hold

Trump says Palestinians 'disrespected' US
US President Donald Trump threatened to withhold aid to the Palestinians if they did not pursue peace with Israel, saying the Palestinians had snubbed the US by not meeting Vice President Mike Pence during a recent visit.

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Pence visits Western Wall on last day of Israel visit

Pence visits Western Wall
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence visited the famous Western Wall in the Old City of Jerusalem Tuesday on the second day of his visit to Israel.

Sunday, January 21, 2018

Trump reaffirms Jerusalem holy to Jews, Christians and Muslims in letter to Moroccan king

In his letter to the Moroccan king, US President Trump affirmed "the importance of the city of Jerusalem for the followers of Judaism, Christianity and Islam," the Moroccan official MAP news agency reported on Saturday.

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Palestinians say Jerusalem 'not for sale' after Trump aid threat

Palestinians say Jerusalem 'not for sale'
Trump threatened to cut US aid to Palestinians if they did not return to negotiations with Israel
Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas's office said Wednesday Jerusalem is "not for sale" after US President Donald Trump threatened to cut annual aid of more than $300 million to force them to the negotiating table.

Tuesday, December 26, 2017

10 more countries could recognize Jerusalem as Israeli capital : Israeli deputy FM

10 more countries could recognize Jerusalem as Israeli capital
Israeli Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely has told a radio station that 10 more countries are considering recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital following the earlier declaration by Guatemala.

Friday, December 22, 2017

U.S. has disqualified itself from MidEast peace process: Abbas

U.S. has disqualified itself from MidEast peace process
The United States has "disqualified" itself from the Middle East peace process due to its recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital, said Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Friday.

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

"Taking names": US warns other nations ahead of UN Jerusalem vote

US Ambassador Nikki Haley
US Ambassador Nikki Haley on Tuesday warned countries that she will report back to President Donald Trump with the names of those who support a draft resolution rejecting the US decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

Sunday, December 17, 2017

Draft resolution on Jerusalem is being circulated at United Nations Security Council

United Nations Security Council
The United Nations Security Council is considering a draft resolution that would insist any decisions on the status of Jerusalem have no legal effect and must be rescinded.

Friday, December 15, 2017

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