Trump Will Keep Vow to Put Embassy in Jerusalem, Giuliani Says
Jerusalem is claimed by both Israelis and Palestinians as their capital.
President Donald Trump will keep his pledge to move the US embassy in Israel to Jerusalem, former New York City Mayor Rudolph Giuliani said, despite Palestinian warnings that such a step would spark violence and sabotage the prospect of renewed peace talks.
"I believe it will change because I spoke a few days ago to President Trump and he spoke about the Iranian aggression, he spoke about Iran's commitment to destroy Israel, he spoke about the nature of this nuclear agreement and the danger it poses".
On Sunday, Jerusalem municipality announced the construction of about 670 homes in contested east Jerusalem.
Jerusalem al-Quds Deputy Mayor Meir Turgeman said a city planning committee had endorsed the construction of the new structures in the East Jerusalem al-Quds settlement of Gilo, adding that the initiative was among those held up due to pressure from the ex-US government.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is warning enemies who threaten Israel that they will end up in the "ash bin" of history.
Yet when he was asked Monday about plans for moving the embassy, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer said: "There's no decisions". The latest building announcements were just "a taste", he told Knesset members Wednesday. We can safely say that the American right-wing has not been as euphoric as the Israeli right-wing.
The move comes a month after the United Nations Security Council condemned settlements as "a flagrant violation of global law", in a vote that the U.S. did not veto that triggered vehement reactions in Tel Aviv.
As a Canadian-Israeli, I have read with interest the two contrasting views of the Israel-Palestine situation; I agree in part with letter writer Frank Rigby: not only are the settlements illegal, but I believe acquiring Palestinian's land is a violation of worldwide law.
Obama's administration, like much of the world, has warned that settlement expansion was gradually eating away at prospects for a two-state solution.
Handler has been a vocal critic of President Donald Trump, telling other media outlets that she would not have him on her show. Chelsea says she wouldn't have the First Lady Melania Trump on her talk show because "she can barely speak English".
Roethlisberger on the loss: "It's disappointing that we couldn't get this one for (chairman emeritus Dan) Rooney". It may seem a little outlandish of him contemplate his future in football, but it is not definite.
On the other hand, opponents argued that Trump's order reflected his disregard of women's reproductive health rights. An anti-Trump demonstrator protests at an abortion rights rally in Chicago, Illinois, Jan. 15, 2017.
A pensioner has admitted to robbing a bank in Kansas after deciding he would rather be in jail than be at home with his wife. So, the 70-year-old made a decision to rob a Kansas City, Kan., bank because he preferred prison to living with his wife.
You still get the 3.5mm headphone jack on the device, and as with all Xiaomi devices, this one too comes with a IR Blaster. Processor: The Redmi Note 4 is powered by a 2GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor clubbed with Adreno 506GPU.
Reports say that Magic is also interested in DJ Augustin, Jeff Green, Mario Hezonja, Jodie Meeks, and Serge Ibaka. And he is close friends with Anthony, a friend who he certainly would like to help earn a championship ring.
Once abortion is recriminalized in America, Trump said, women who want an abortion " would perhaps go to illegal places ". Trump signed the executive order in support of the global gag rule just one day after the anniversary of Roe v.
As the Associated Press reported, several protesters were heard booing attendees coming to and from the event. Then a middle-aged woman, also in Trump gear, approached to talk. "This is a great moment in history".
Just a couple shots here and there and who knows what could have happened. "You've got to take those chances if you want to win". Championship, a second successive round of six-under par 66 giving the German a one-shot lead at the halfway stage.
Venus , the oldest player in the women's singles draw at 36, plays German qualifier Mona Barthel in the fourth round on Sunday. Pavlyuchenkova breezed through the first three games and kept Kuznetsova on the defensive with her groundstrokes.
Kylie Jenner Just Had To Cut Off All Her Hair
Kylie Jenner's bob is back! The curvy 19-year-old has blessed fans with new pics from her Puma collaboration. In a Snapchat story posted Monday night, we see her in the auto with dark, chin-length locks.
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For the Q4 this year, the consensus current earnings per share trend estimates was for $0.10 while for one month ago was $0.10. The consensus recommendation by Thomson Reuters analysts is Hold and their mean rating for the stock is 3.21 on scale of 1-5.
2016 the hottest year on record: U.S. analysis
Most of this warming trend throughout the world has taken place in the last 35 years, the U.S. space agency said. The rise in global temperatures was aided by the natural phenomenon called El Niño.
AFCON 2017: Grant repeats same squad for Mali encounter
It gave Ghana their second straight win in Group D, having started their campaign with victory over Uganda last week. Hamari Traore was also unfortunate to see his 20-yard volley sail beyond the top corner as Ghana held on.