Jerusalem

“We are defending our families. And you would do exactly the same.”

by Steve MacDonald May 18, 2018

Something to chew on before lunch. We are defending our families. And you would do exactly the same. pic.twitter.com/pMJsiV4AgT — PM of Israel (@IsraeliPM) May 17, 2018

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After Trump Recognizes Jerusalem Arabs Suddenly Like Ramallah For Palestinian Capital

by Steve MacDonald January 7, 2018

The Saudis are proposing that the Jerusalem suburb of Abu Dis become the capital of a future Palestinian state. The Egyptians are wondering aloud what the difference is between Jerusalem and Ramallah. Interesting times. https://t.co/76kToCaswm — Avi Mayer (@AviMayer) January 6, 2018 In case you wondered why the “Arab Street” didn’t really give a damn. […]

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Nikki Haley Tells UN General Assembly Off Before Vote on Jerusalem Embassy Move

by Steve MacDonald December 22, 2017

America doesn’t care what the UN thinks but that doesn’t mean what they think comes without consequence. Nikki Haley makes a few points in advance of a vote whose outcome I’m sure she already knew. (This is–after all–the Israel hating UN we’re talking about.)

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A statement of how the Islamic Arabs have changed…

by Skip December 20, 2017

…since Trump announced that the US Embassy was going to move to Israel’s capital of Jerusalem: Yeah, pretty much nothing.  They still want to push the Jews “from the river” (Jordan) into the sea.  They wish to eliminate them completely.  There can be no peace while Islamists love the death of the Jews over the […]

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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 the […]

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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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