You had to sacrifice a lot to get here, didn’t you? You had to vote for a man who admitted, in his own words, to being a sexual predator.
If the Palestinians respond by cutting peace process discussions, they are to blame, not Trump.
Jerusalem is Israel’s capital. For nearly 70 years, it has been the seat of the Knesset, the President’s home and most government ministries.
No Democratic members of Congress will get the opportunity to spin the dreidel with Trump, even though Republicans were invited to Obama’s parties.
“There is no more fitting or beautiful gift, as we approach 70 years of the State of Israel’s independence,” Israeli President Reuven Rivlin said.
“Peace is never beyond the grasp of those willing to reach it,” the president said.
It’s a big move symbolically, but the embassy itself isn’t going anywhere — for now.
Trump made clear that his recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital should not be taken as the U.S. taking a position on any final status issues.
Yes, Jerusalem is Israel’s capital. But something else is obvious too: Israel and the Palestinians are radically unequal negotiating partners
The U.S. action will “incite Muslims and inflame a new intifada and encourage extremism and violent behavior,” Iran’s foreign ministry said.