It's not the first time BBC News has been cited for its decidedly pro-Palestinian/anti-Israel slant in its reporting. This time it elicited a swift response from the Israeli government, as well as President Trump's family.
Tillerson said he conveyed President Trump's opposition to paying terrorists and had been assured of the pending policy change in closed-door meetings with P.A. officials in Bethlehem. The P.A., in turn, denied agreeing to any such thing.
Tzippe writes, "President Trump has been told – and may believe – that resolving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict would have a ripple effect throughout the region. But what does the Bible say about God's plan for the Jewish nation?"
Hamas threatened a violent response if Israel agrees to cut power to the Gaza Strip, as the ongoing power struggle continues between the Gaza-based Palestinian terror group and its Ramallah-based rival, Fatah.
U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley was warmly welcomed Wednesday morning when she arrived in Israel. Haley's outspoken advocacy for the Jewish state at the United Nations has been gratefully received both in Israel and abroad.
Tzippe writes, "Perhaps more than ever, it's time to intercede for God's purposes, pray for President Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and pray with all our heart for the peace of Jerusalem."
During his campaign, Trump promised to move the U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem, thrilling Israelis and many pro-Israel Christian voters. But the White House says he can't do it just yet.
Hanegbi told Army Radio Monday morning he himself had never backed the two-state solution and Netanyahu no longer has the same vision he outlined at Bar Ilan University in 2009.
As Israelis celebrate the 50th anniversary of the reunification of Jerusalem this week, archaeologists have found evidence of the battle for Jerusalem two millennia ago as they excavate the main thoroughfare leading to the Second Temple before its destruction by the Romans in 70 AD.
The day after U.S. President Donald Trump ended his 30-hour visit to Israel, the nation began its annual Jerusalem Day celebration, this year marking 50 years since the capital was reunited under Israeli sovereignty.