Trump tells Netanyahu he would recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital
Sep26

Trump tells Netanyahu he would recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital

U.S. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump on Sunday told Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu that if elected, the United States would recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, the campaign said, marking a potential dramatic shift in U.S. policy. During the meeting that lasted more than an hour at Trump Tower in New York, Trump told Netanyahu that under his administration, the United States would “recognize...

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Jerusalem holy site closed to non-Muslims after violence
Jun28

Jerusalem holy site closed to non-Muslims after violence

Israeli authorities announced on Tuesday (Jun 28) they were closing Jerusalem’s flashpoint Al-Aqsa mosque compound to non-Muslim visitors after a series of clashes between worshippers and police. The decision will apply until the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan next week, a police spokeswoman told AFP. Clashes between Muslims and Israeli police have been taking place every morning since Sunday over Jewish visits to the...

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Israel approves building settlement outposts in occupied East Jerusalem
Jun16

Israel approves building settlement outposts in occupied East Jerusalem

The Israeli occupation’s municipality in Jerusalem on June 15 approved the construction of a settlement building composed of three residential units in the Silwan neighbourhood if occupied East Jerusalem, where the building would be established. Two weeks ago, a request by settlers to discuss allowing the construction of three settlement units was cancelled following political pressure against the municipality, especially when Israeli...

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