The Vatican, in a highly unusual move, summoned both the US and Israeli ambassadors to express the Holy See’s concern about Israel’s moves to extend its sovereignty to Jewish settlements and the Jordan Valley in the West Bank.

The Vatican statement reiterated its position in support of a two state solution, saying "Israel and the State of Palestine have the right to exist and to live in peace and security, within internationally recognized borders". The Vatican appealed to Israelis and Palestinians to do everything possible to reopen the process of direct negotiations on … Continue reading The Vatican, in a highly unusual move, summoned both the US and Israeli ambassadors to express the Holy See’s concern about Israel’s moves to extend its sovereignty to Jewish settlements and the Jordan Valley in the West Bank.

TRUMP PEACE PLAN: DIVIDE JERUSALEM, PALESTINIAN STATE ON 85-90% OF W.BA

US President Donald Trump’s “deal of the century,” expected to be rolled out after the elections on April 9, will include a Palestinian state on 85-90% of the West Bank and the division of Jerusalem, according to a Channel 13 News report. The report, based on a source who took part in a briefing in Washington … Continue reading TRUMP PEACE PLAN: DIVIDE JERUSALEM, PALESTINIAN STATE ON 85-90% OF W.BA

Israel fears ‘explosion of violence’ as US prepares to open embassy in Jerusalem

Police in Israel have started patrols and security sweeps of a southern Jerusalem neighbourhood, anxiously preparing for a US embassy inauguration that Israelis and Palestinians fear may launch a week of violence.The move on 14 May will mark the start of a potentially volatile week when Israel will celebrate its 70th anniversary and Palestinians mark … Continue reading Israel fears ‘explosion of violence’ as US prepares to open embassy in Jerusalem

Following Trump To Jerusalem: More Countries Decide to Move Their Embassies to Jerusalem

Even before the progress made this week toward moving the embassies of the Czech Republic, Romania, and Honduras, Gallant had already sent a letter to Construction Ministry director-general Hegai Roznik and chief architect Vered Solomon-Maman last Friday, asking them to form a task force that will immediately begin working on finding an appropriate site for … Continue reading Following Trump To Jerusalem: More Countries Decide to Move Their Embassies to Jerusalem

Record Setting Crowd at Passover Sacrifice Reenactment

“We can see the Third Temple rising on the horizon,” Shimshon Elboim, one of the organizers of the event, told Breaking Israel News. “It used to be just a small group of activists who showed up, but this year, the Passover sacrifice reenactment went mainstream.” Approximately 1,500 people, the largest crowd ever, gathered to watch some … Continue reading Record Setting Crowd at Passover Sacrifice Reenactment

The Quran Says Jerusalem Is Jewish So Why Won’t The Palestinians And Muslim States?

According to UNESCO, the Palestinians, and Muslim States Israel and the Jewish People have no right to Jerusalem. It is this fake believe that keeps the U.S. and much of the world from recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and the Jewish world. The problem is that propaganda ignores that the ancient Greeks, Romans, Christians, and even the … Continue reading The Quran Says Jerusalem Is Jewish So Why Won’t The Palestinians And Muslim States?

Trump becomes the first sitting American president to visit Jerusalem’s Western Wall

Donald Trump on Monday became the first sitting U.S. president to visit the Western Wall – the holiest site where Jews can pray – and left a prayer note there in accordance with Jewish custom. He made the highly symbolic visit to a site which symbolizes the Middle East's tinderbox nature before saying he believed in the … Continue reading Trump becomes the first sitting American president to visit Jerusalem’s Western Wall

Erdogan lashes out at Israel, calls for Muslims to flood Temple Mount

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday urged Muslims to throng to the Temple Mount in a show of solidarity with Palestinians as he issued a string of challenges to Israel, which he called “racist and discriminatory.” “We, as Muslims, should be visiting Al-Quds more often,” he said, referring to Jerusalem by its Arabic name. “Each day … Continue reading Erdogan lashes out at Israel, calls for Muslims to flood Temple Mount

Trump Will Recognize Undivided Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital – But Won’t Overturn Embassy Veto in May

President Donald Trump will recognize an undivided Jerusalem as the capital of Israel during his first visit, reportedly planned for May, but he will not overturn the long-standing veto on moving the US Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem when it comes up for renewal, reported Israeli newspaper Yedidoth Achronot on Thursday. The biannual veto of … Continue reading Trump Will Recognize Undivided Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital – But Won’t Overturn Embassy Veto in May