The United States has listed the Kahanist far-right Jewish organization Qomemiyut as a terror group since at least 1999.
U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman joined hundreds of kohanim in blessing tens of thousands of worshippers at the Western Wall.
David Friedman said reports that the White House wants someone to replace Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas misrepresented his comments.
“Son of a dog,” Abbas said of Friedman. “They [the settlers] are building on their land? You are a settler and your family are settlers.”
J Street’s motto is “pro Israel, pro peace,” a notion that Friedman criticized when speaking before the rival lobby group AIPAC.
U.S. ambassador to Israel David Friedman has a bone to pick with the country’s liberal daily Haaretz.
Rabbi Itamar Ben Gal, a father of four, was stabbed multiple times at a bus stop near the West Bank settlement of Ariel.
Ambassadors usually represent U.S. policy, not shape it. But David Friedman is using his close ties with Trump to influence White House strategy.
“Hamas praises the killers and PA laws will provide them financial rewards. Look no further to why there is no peace.”
”This is a misleading, twisted report,” a State Department official said, but did not say what about the report was misleading.