Israel Ambassador David Friedman’s comments on the West Bank and Israeli settlements do not indicate a change in U.
The U.S. ambassador to Israel seemed to legitimize Jewish settlements in the West Bank and to minimize the extent of the Israeli occupation.
“These incidents don’t reflect who he is, what the U.S. administration is,” Ambassador David Friedman — Trump’s longtime friend — told Israeli TV.
— The State Department characterized the inclusion of the U.S. ambassador to Israel in meetings with Palestinian officials as an “upgradi…
David Friedman, President Trump’s ambassador to Israel, had in the past had some hot words left-wing Jewish organizations.
Siding with the government of Israel in its dispute with American Jewry over allowing egalitarian prayer at the Western Wall, U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman criticized American Jews expressing their dismay with Benjamin Netanyahu government’s stance.
“That’s something unthinkable in my lifetime, up until yesterday,” Friedman said, referring to a group re-thinking its support for Israel.
David Friedman, the new U.S. ambassador to Israel, gave his first interview since he landed in Israel on Monday to — where else? — Israel Hayom, the newspaper funded by Republican casino magnate and on-again-off-again Trump supporter Sheldon Adelson.
JERUSALEM — The new U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman presented his credentials to President Reuven Rivlin in Jerusalem. During the …
New Israel envoy David Friedman landed in Israel Monday and went straight to the Western Wall where he said he prayed for Donald Trump.