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Posts Tagged: President Donald Trump

December 11, 2017 11:04 am

European Union Tells Israeli PM Netanyahu It Rejects Trump’s Jerusalem Recognition

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu took his case to Europe to ask allies to join the United States in recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital, but was...

December 10, 2017 1:44 pm

Algemeiner Editor-in-Chief Discusses Trump’s Peacemaking Approach, Netanyahu’s Legacy and the Importance of Listening to the Other Side

Algemeiner Editor-in-Chief Dovid Efune recently appeared on JBS’ “L’Chayim” program and held a wide-ranging discussion with host Mark S. Golub about many pressing issues related...

December 10, 2017 8:31 am

Amid Jerusalem Tensions, Israeli Man Seriously Wounded by Knife-Wielding Palestinian Terrorist at City’s Main Bus Station

An Israeli security guard was stabbed in the chest and seriously wounded by a knife-wielding Palestinian terrorist on Sunday at the Jerusalem Central Bus Station. The...

December 9, 2017 11:00 am

European States Push US for Detailed Israeli-Palestinian Peace Proposals

Britain, France, Germany, Sweden and Italy called on the United States on Friday to put forward detailed proposals for peace between Israel and the Palestinians...

December 7, 2017 1:55 pm

UN Security Council to Convene Meeting Over Jerusalem Recognition

JNS.org - The United Nations Security Council is scheduled to convene on Friday regarding President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as the Israeli capital. Eight countries that...

December 7, 2017 1:01 pm

Hamas Calls for Intifada, Palestinians Riot in Response to Jerusalem Recognition

JNS.org - Ismail Haniyeh, the top leader of the Gaza-ruling terror group Hamas, called for a violent Palestinian uprising on Thursday in response to President Donald...

December 7, 2017 11:23 am

US State Department Asks Israel to Restrain Response to Jerusalem Recognition

The United States is asking Israel to temper its response to the US recognition of Jerusalem as its capital because Washington expects a backlash and...

December 7, 2017 11:06 am

Arabs, Europe, UN Reject Trump’s Recognition of Jerusalem as Israeli Capital

Arabs and Muslims across the Middle East on Wednesday condemned the US recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital as an incendiary move in a volatile...

December 7, 2017 8:31 am

Man With Palestinian Flag Smashes Jewish Restaurant Windows in Amsterdam

A man with a Palestinian flag yelling "God is great" was detained by police in the Netherlands on Thursday after smashing the windows of a...

December 6, 2017 3:41 pm

Israeli Leaders Hail US President Trump’s Recognition of Jerusalem as Jewish State’s Capital

Top Israeli officials reacted with across-the-board praise on Wednesday after US President Donald Trump officially recognized Jerusalem as the Jewish state’s capital. "This is a historic...

December 5, 2017 11:02 am

Trump Misses Jerusalem Embassy Deadline, Palestinians Threaten to Sever US Ties

JNS.org - President Donald Trump missed a Dec. 4 deadline to announce a decision regarding the potential relocation of the US Embassy in Israel from Tel...

December 4, 2017 1:54 pm

Palestinians Call for Emergency Meeting of Arab League Over Jerusalem Recognition

JNS.org - Palestinian Authority (PA) Foreign Minister Riyad al-Maliki on Sunday called on the heads of the Arab League and the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation to...

December 3, 2017 9:24 am

Senate Passes Tax Bill in Major Triumph for Trump, Republican Party

Republicans muscled the largest tax overhaul in 30 years through the Senate early Saturday, taking a big step toward giving President Donald Trump his first...

November 30, 2017 10:13 am

White House Says Reports of US Embassy Move to Jerusalem ‘Premature’

JNS.org - The White House downplayed reports that President Donald Trump will announce in the coming days that he will order the relocation of the US...


BBC Follows Blind British Backpacker as He Visits Israel’s Western Wall

Cameras from a BBC travel series followed a blind British backpacker who is on...

‘Bachelor’ Star Has Jewish Wedding at Synagogue in Texas

A "Bachelor" alum had a traditional Jewish wedding in Houston, Texas on Sunday. Reality television star...


How Jerusalem Is Reacting to Trump’s Change in US Policy

JNS.org - Opinions in Jerusalem about President Donald Trump’s landmark policy change there is vast -- reflecting the diversity of the Israeli capital itself. In an...

Europeans Violently Protest Jerusalem Changes as Netanyahu Visits Continent

JNS.org - Anti-Israel and anti-Semitic demonstrations pervaded Europe last weekend as Israeli Prime Minister...

Trump, Often Polarizing, Draws Broad Jewish and Christian Support on Jerusalem

JNS.org - It’s not often that the American Jewish community is united on issues...


White House: Palestinians ‘Walking Away’ From Peace Talks by Snubbing P...

JNS.org - The Trump administration said Sunday that the Palestinian Authority (PA) is “walking away” from peace talks after PA President...


Netanyahu: Most European Countries Will Follow US Precedent on Jerusalem

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday expressed confidence that most European countries will follow the precedent set by the Trump administration’s policy changes on Jerusalem. “I believe that all...

Middle East

German Chancellor Leads Condemnation of Antisemitic Outrages in Wake Of US ...

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday condemned the angry antisemitic demonstrations that broke out in various cities in her country...