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Posts Tagged: US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman

September 17, 2018 9:43 am

Ambassadors to Israel Mourn US Citizen Murdered in Attack

JNS.org - Both current US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman and his predecessor, Daniel Shapiro, expressed condolences over the murder on Sunday of Ari Fuld, a...

September 6, 2018 11:28 am

Haley Hopeful, Friedman Skeptical of Upcoming Mideast Peace Plan

JNS.org - US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley expressed hope over the Trump administration’s plan for peace between the Israelis and the Palestinians, while US Ambassador...

September 6, 2018 7:38 am

US Envoy Sees Israel Keeping Golan Heights Forever

The US ambassador to Israel said in remarks published on Thursday he expected Israel to keep the Golan Heights in perpetuity, in an apparent nod towards its claim of...

July 30, 2018 1:07 pm

US Ambassador Pays Condolence Visit to Family of Israeli Terror Victim

US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman paid a condolence visit on Sunday to the family of Yotam Ovadia, the 31-year-old Israeli man who was murdered...

June 11, 2018 9:35 am

Ambassador to Israel Back in US to Prep Israeli-Palestinian Peace Plan

JNS.org - US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman has been called back to Washington to help the Trump administration prepare to present its forthcoming Middle East...

May 14, 2018 8:59 am

US Opens Embassy in Jerusalem; Trump: This Has ‘Been a Long Time Coming’

The United States opened its embassy in Jerusalem on Monday at a festive ceremony. The delegation sent by President Donald Trump to the event included Deputy...

May 11, 2018 4:12 pm

US Ambassador Gives First Glimpse of New Jerusalem Embassy Compound

Viewers were given a sneak preview of the compound housing what will be the new American Embassy in Jerusalem on Friday, when the US ambassador...

May 7, 2018 3:09 pm

White House: Trump Will Not Attend US Embassy Opening in Jerusalem

President Donald Trump will not travel to Israel for the opening of the US Embassy in Jerusalem, the White House said on Monday. Instead, the American delegation at...

April 27, 2018 11:20 am

US Ambassador to Israel Offers Condolences on Twitter for Flash Flood Victims

JNS.org - Following the deaths of 10 Israeli teenagers who died on Thursday afternoon in a flash flood near the Dead Sea, US Ambassador to Israel...

April 3, 2018 10:39 am

US Ambassador Friedman Joins 100,000 Other Jews at Western Wall for Passover ‘Priestly Blessing’

JNS.org - A whopping 100,000 people made pilgrimage to the Old City of Jerusalem on Monday for a twice-annual mass blessing by the Kohenim -- Jewish...

March 23, 2018 3:32 pm

Palestinians Demand That US Ambassador to Israel Be Put on International Terror List

JNS.org - The Palestinian Authority demanded on Thursday that US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman be added to a “global terror list,” a ramping up of condemnation...

March 19, 2018 3:27 pm

Palestinian Authority President Abbas Calls US Ambassador to Israel Friedman a ‘Son of a Dog’

Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas on Monday criticized US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman for his support of Israeli settlers in the West Bank, calling...

March 19, 2018 2:26 pm

US Ambassador to Israel Calls Out Palestinian Authority for Silence Following Deadly Terror Attacks

US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman called out the Palestinian Authority (PA) on Monday for its silence following two terrorist attacks in recent days in...

February 27, 2018 4:56 pm

The Embassy Will Move — and the World Won’t End

JNS.org – Maybe it wasn’t such a big deal after all. Instead of waiting until 2019 or 2020, the US Embassy in Israel will move from Tel...


Yeshiva University Grad Writes Book to Help Children Understand Death

What should parents tell their children when a loved one dies? It’s a...

New England Patriots Star Shares Western Wall Photo With Jewish High Holidays Message

New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman posted pictures of himself in Israel, including...


A Look at the Candidates to Become Jerusalem’s Next Mayor

JNS.org - The late Jerusalem Mayor Teddy Kollek used to say that if one wanted to uproot and replant a tree...

Faith and Fasting: A Look at the Practice Ahead of Yom Kippur

JNS.org - Fasting is the most commonly known Yom Kippur ritual. According to a 2016 Pew survey, 40% of American...

A New Generation of Galvanized Young Jews Fight Antisemitism on Campus

JNS.org - IfNotNow (INN) has a plan. It’s determined, according to its website, to...


As US Sanctions Near, Europe Fails to Protect Iran Deal

At a meeting in Washington after Donald Trump pulled out of the Iran nuclear deal in May, a senior US official told European diplomats that their efforts to save the...


Blaming Israel for Downing Plane, Russia to Sell S-300 Air Defense System t...

Russia will sell Syria the advanced S-300 air defense system following the downing of a Russian plane that the Kremlin...

Middle East

Iran Revolutionary Guards Threaten to Avenge Military Parade Attack

Iran's Revolutionary Guards vowed on Sunday to wreak "deadly and unforgettable" vengeance for a shooting attack on a military parade that killed 25 people, including 12 of their comrades, and...