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Posts Tagged: US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman

August 15, 2017 1:06 pm

Daughter of US Ambassador to Israel Makes Aliyah

JNS.org – Talia Friedman, daughter of US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman, was among the 233 new North American immigrants to arrive in Israel on Tuesday. The 23-year-old,...

July 16, 2017 12:43 am

US Swiftly Condemns ‘Despicable’ Terror Attack in Jerusalem

JNS.org - US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman swiftly condemned Friday’s “despicable” terror attack in Jerusalem, in which three Arab terrorists killed two Israeli Druze police...

July 13, 2017 10:12 am

US Envoy’s Meeting With Palestinian Officials Characterized as ‘Upgrade’ in Relations

JNS.org - The State Department characterized a meeting with senior Palestinian Authority (PA) officials that included US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman as an “upgrade” in...

July 10, 2017 6:48 pm

Trump Aide Jason Greenblatt Arrives in Israel to Continue Peace Push

JNS.org - President Donald Trump’s international negotiations representative, Jason Greenblatt, arrived in Israel on Sunday night to discuss the next phase in renewed US-led peace efforts...

July 9, 2017 1:29 pm

With Pursuit of Israeli-Palestinian Peace Deal Remaining ‘Top Priority’ for US, Trump Envoy Returns to Middle East

Jason Greenblatt -- President Donald Trump’s international negotiations representative -- is returning to Israel on Sunday, two weeks after his most-recent visit, during which he was...

July 7, 2017 11:38 am

A Whole New Ballgame

US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman delivered a speech this week that made the ‎unbearably hot and humid weather feel like a breath of fresh...

June 22, 2017 7:13 pm

Mayor of Israeli City That Was Site of Deadly 1974 Massacre Calls Out Abbas Over Palestinian Authority’s Honoring of Attack Mastermind

The mayor of a northern Israeli city that was the site of one of the deadliest terrorist attacks in the Jewish state’s history has called...

June 21, 2017 9:44 am

After Landing in Israel, Jared Kushner Meets Family of Border Policewoman Slain in Jerusalem Terror Attack

One of President Donald Trump’s top Middle East advisers and son-in-law Jared Kushner touched down in Israel on Wednesday morning before paying a visit to...

June 16, 2017 3:51 pm

The US Embassy in Israel – to Move or Not to Move?

The United States Embassy to Israel has been located in Tel Aviv since the 1940s. But now, in 2017, the address of the embassy has...

May 17, 2017 2:12 pm

New US Ambassador to Israel: Trump Administration Will Not Demand a Settlement Freeze

The Trump administration will not demand that the Jewish state freeze settlement construction, according to new US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman. In an interview with...

May 16, 2017 10:06 am

Israeli PM Netanyahu Welcomes New US Ambassador to Jewish State, Says Trump Visit Will ‘Strengthen Our Great Alliance’

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu welcomed new US Ambassador David Friedman to the Jewish state on Tuesday at a meeting in Jerusalem. Friedman had arrived in...

May 12, 2017 3:48 pm

Political Analyst: Israeli Government Worried About Trump ‘Shooting From the Hip’ During Upcoming Visit to Jewish State

US President Donald Trump's address at Masada during his upcoming May 22-23 visit to the Jewish state is becoming a subject of increasingly anxious speculation...

May 12, 2017 12:31 pm

Christian Zionist Group Urges Trump to Move US Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem

JNS.org - The US branch of the International Christian Embassy Jerusalem (ICEJ) has sent President Donald Trump and Ambassador to Israel David Friedman a strategy paper calling for...

May 12, 2017 10:09 am

US Ambassador to Israel: President Trump Wants to Achieve a Middle East Peace Agreement

In anticipation of US President Donald Trump’s visit to Israel and Ramallah in less than two weeks, officials are still in the dark as to...


Hollywood Pays Tribute to Iconic Jewish Comic Jerry Lewis Following His Death at Age 91

A number of celebrities shared tributes to comedic legend Jerry Lewis, who died...

Israel’s Sam Spiegel School Named One of World’s Best Film Academies

The Sam Spiegel Film & Television School has been named one of the...

Israeli Study Says Using Emojis in Work Emails Conveys Incompetence

JNS.org – A joint study conducted by researchers from Israel’s Ben-Gurion University of the...


Venezuelan Jews Fleeing Turmoil Get ‘Lifeline’ in Israel, Despite New Challenges

JNS.org - As the political and economic situation in Venezuela becomes increasingly unstable, Jews...

Despite Zionist Presence, Israel Bashing Upstages Women’s Rights at SlutWalk Chicago

Last weekend, approximately 150 progressive activists attended the annual SlutWalk Chicago....

Israel Hopes for High Profits as Committee Approves Medical Marijuana Exports

JNS.org - Israeli companies and the Israeli government itself stand to earn large profits from...


Kushner Team Heads to Middle East as Arab Leaders Emphasize ‘No Peace...

As a high-level negotiating team headed by US President Donald Trump's senior adviser Jared Kushner heads to the Middle East...


Yavne Supermarket Stabbing Victim Recalls Attack, Says Terrorist Asked Him ...

Three weeks after being critically wounded by a knife-wielding Palestinian terrorist at a supermarket in Yavne, Niv Nehemiah has spoken...

Middle East

Arab Foreign Ministers Meet in Cairo Ahead of US Delegation’s Arrival

JNS.org - Palestinian, Jordanian and Egyptian officials met in Cairo Saturday to discuss the next stages in the US-led peace process prior to the arrival of a high-level White House delegation...