Nikki Haley, American ambassador to the United Nations, met with Israeli government leaders this week and demonstrated a marked shift in tone towards Israel.
Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain severed their ties with Qatar on 5 June 2017, accusing the wealthy Gulf Arab state of supporting terrorism.
President Donald Trump has signed a waiver to keep the US Embassy in Israel in Tel Aviv, the White House announced on 1 June 2017, backing off from a campaign pledge to move it to Jerusalem.
President Donald Trump called out Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas, after the president claimed the PA leader deceived him regarding his party’s involvement in anti-Israel incitement.
The Palestinian Authority leadership’s demand that a Palestinian state be free of Jews is ethnic cleansing, PM Binyamin Netanyahu said on Friday.
The Prime Minister’s Office released a statement Sunday reaffirming support for the relocation of not only the American embassy, but all embassies, from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, saying that such actions would be conducive to regional peace.
Today in Israel, even though the intense trauma of the Holocaust has somewhat diminished, and few survivors of the Holocaust are left, the Jewish people of Israel are still extremely attuned to the threat of anti-Semitism.