A dispute erupted on Tuesday between Israel and the U.S. over comments by USA officials describing the in east Jerusalem's Western Wall, Judaism's holiest site, as part of the Israeli-occupied West Bank.
The Texas senator's statement follows statements from three separate Trump administration officials refusing to say whether the Western Wall in (Israel's capital city of) Jerusalem is part of Israel.
During his first foreign trip, which starts on Friday, President Trump will visit the Western Wall without Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Israeli officials were told by the White House that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu could not join Trump because the wall is not a recognized Israeli territory.
Netanyahu, in preparation for Trump's first foray beyond the borders of the country that elected him president, is known to be hoping to gain support for the U.S. embassy move, as it would be interpreted as validating Israel's 1967 annexation of the eastern section of Jerusalem, and a slap in the face to Palestine's original claims on the region. A lawyer by trade and an orthodox Jew, he's previously raised funds for a Jewish settlement in the occupied West Bank captured by Israel 50 years ago.
Tuesday, Israel's Channel 2identified the individual allegedly involved in the confrontation as David Berns, the political counselor at the U.S. Consulate in Jerusalem.
He added that he looks forward to working with the people of Israel to do "even more to bring together the United States and Israel in every field, from culture to education, life sciences, high technology, commerce, trade, and of course military and strategic cooperation and so many other things".
Friedman arrived Monday and immediately visited the Western Wall, praying there and kissing the sacred site. He said the topic would be discussed between Trump and his counterparts during next week's trip.
Asked about the incident, an Israeli official told Channel 2 "It's a Trump show".
His close association with the Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei would attract the support of conservatives across Iran. He is now facing five rivals, but some could withdraw in favor of more prominent candidates.
Police say Wright's conduct on Highway 45 left Kustoff and his aide Marianne Dunavant "in fear of being forced off the roadway". Investigators were able to track her down because she posted about the incident on her Facebook page.
According to Ma'an documentation, the Palestinian was the 22nd to have been killed by Israelis since the beginning of the year. In response, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's office said in a statement that Israel expected Jordan to condemn the attack.
Four candidates are seeking three seats on the Board of Education with the top three vote-getters each securing a three-year term. The second phase of a long-term plan to renovate and upgrade district schools will turn the attention to elementary schools.
Less than one percent of refugees succeed in their efforts, leaving around 11,000 now in limbo and constant fear of deportation. The group includes a Sri Lankan couple with two children, a Sri Lankan man and a Filipino mother and daughter.
He added, "I got a chance to play for a first class organization and in front of the greatest fans in the history of sports". There are no words that can express the love the city of NY and Yankee fans had, and continue to have, for "The Captain".
As Verstappen and Raikkonen came back out onto the track, Felipe Massa had to take evasive action and hit Fernando Alonso. If Valtteri had not touched Kimi, we all would have had enough room to get through that corner.
Getting 75 points would be four more points than a year ago . "Do it better during the season and you will not have this problem". You had basically two leagues, with the top six and everyone else", via the Mirror . "We let ourselves down really".
He said he will implement a reform agenda at home "not because Europe requests it, but because France needs it". Philippe is the mayor of the Normandy port of Le Havre, a trained lawyer and an author of political thrillers.
It was Noah's fourth consecutive year at the top of the list of male names, and Emma's third on the female side. Perhaps this can be attributed to Kehlani Parrish, a singer/songwriter who was nominated for a Grammy in 2016.
Truth is that no one is safe and the wait to know if your favorite TV show will continue or not can be a long and tedious one. Despite rumours that this season would be its last, it seems as though New Girl is being pushed on for one final season .
The latest recall comes after the two firms offered to fix 1.5m cars in South Korea and the USA over possible engine stalling. Hyundai and Kia have been criticized for the lackadaisical way in which they have dealt with questions about product quality.
Doctors Without Borders said at least 21 people were wounded but access to the area is needed to determine the full toll. Preliminary information reported that displaced civilians sought refuge at a mosque, a Catholic church and a hospital.
The missile flew 787 km (489 miles) on a trajectory reaching an altitude of 2,111.5 km (1,312 miles), KCNA said. The White House, in a statement, said that North Korea has been "a flagrant menace for far too long".
The Taiwanese smartphone giant is holding a live event on Tuesday where the new flagship device is expected to be revealed. Just after the CES 2017, HTC unveiled the new U series smartphones with the glossy finish body and premium price tag.
Reading's game plan had worked out perfectly: stifle Fulham's free flowing style of play, sit back, and hit them on the counter. The Royals may now be favourites to progress to Wembley after escaping back to Berkshire with a 1-1 draw at Craven Cottage .
But he scored 13 points in the third quarter and 10 more to close out the fourth to finish with 26 points with eight assists. The victor will tip off the Eastern Conference finals Wednesday in Cleveland. "So it's a not a satisfied season to me".
With that, the so-called Boring Company was born, another addition to Musk's ever-growing portfolio of technology ventures. Musk allayed those fears by responding in the affirmative when asked if the tunnels will be " earthquake-proof ".
On Afghanistan, Coats said the situation "will very likely continue to deteriorate, even if worldwide support is sustained". President Donald Trump has promised to cut excess spending as he tries to clean up the budget and decrease the deficit.
It wasn't an easy task for Dusty "The Wildman" Crum, an orchid grower by day and a champion python hunter in his spare time. Crum and his crew also captured 78 eggs, so they definitely helped cut down on the growing snake population.