Jerusalem

And the State Dept wonders why it is treated the way it is? Who works for whom?

by Skip December 11, 2017

In the minds of many, it has become emblematic of the problem of the Deep State syndrome – a runaway bureaucracy responsible only to its own bureaucrats: SHOT: Trump Recognizes Jerusalem as capital of Israel Citing a 1995 law, the Jerusalem Embassy Act, compelling the president make the move absent national security risks, Trump said […]

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Another Look At Trump’s Embassy Move to Jerusalem

by Steve MacDonald December 8, 2017

Two days ago we reported President Trump’s announcement that the US formally recognizes Jerusalem as the capital of Israel with not much if any analysis. But I did include this quote from Mr. Trump’s remarks. “It is time to officially recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel,” Mr. Trump said at the White House. “It is the right thing to […]

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Trump Keeps Another Campaign Promise: Recognizes Jerusalem as Israeli Capital

by Steve MacDonald December 6, 2017

Mr. Trump also plans to move the US embassy to Jerusalem. “It is time to officially recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel,” Mr. Trump said at the White House. “It is the right thing to do.” He said the new U.S. embassy “will be a magnificent tribute to peace.” The president said his decision is not intended to derail any […]

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