Israeli defence minister says uneasy over US-Saudi arms deal
Israeli defence minister says uneasy over US-Saudi arms deal
26 May, 2017, 19:04
Trump made headlines as the first sitting US president to visit the famous Western Wall, part of the Temple Mount and one of Judaism's holiest sites.
Israeli and Vatican officials have launched talks to discuss the possibility of Pope Francis paying a visit to Israel and the wider region in a bid to push peace between Israelis and Palestinians. By not mentioning the need for an independent Palestinian state in any of his public addresses, nor criticizing Israeli settlement building in the occupied Palestinian territories, Trump endeared himself to the Israeli right.
Clashes broke out between Palestinian protesters and Israeli security forces on Wednesday as Israeli demonstrators marched through the Old City of Jerusalem to mark the 50th anniversary of Israel's capture of the city's eastern half.
The White Housesaid that in talks with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Jerusalem on Monday, "President Trump underscored the United States' ironclad commitment to Israel's security, including to the maintenance of Israel's qualitative military edge". "Sovereignty means responsibility for each and every resident of Jerusalem".
It later annexed East Jerusalem in 1980, in a move that is not recognised by the worldwide community.
The worldwide community doesn't recognize Israeli sovereignty over east Jerusalem and Palestinians regard it as the future capital of an independent Palestinian state.
Thousands of Palestinian homes and sites were destroyed or demolished in the occupation.
How many of those fulminating today about the damage done by the exposure of Israel's role in collecting intelligence on the Islamic State were similarly outraged when the Obama administration exposed Israel's role in the "Stuxnet" cyberattack on Iran's nuclear program?
Trump visited Israel's Yad Vashem Holocaust remembrance center Tuesday for a wreath-laying ceremony, and enthusiastically pledged he would "never forget" when signing the guestbook at the site.
Although Trump was the not the first president to visit the Western Wall, he was the first sitting president to do so.
"The Palestinians are ready to reach for peace" and "Benjamin Netanyahu wants peace", said Trump.
This year, she traveled for UNICEF to Zimbabwe and South Africa to meet with child survivors of sexual violence. The show premiered in 2015 with her in the lead role of Federal Bureau of Investigation recruit Alex Parrish.
SB 6 also didn't make it the House floor and Senators say they will reject the watered-down House version that applies to schools. Tom Sawyer, D-Wichita, said the Legislature enjoyed public acclaim accompanying passage of 15 separate tax reductions since 1992.
The NHL wants their players to be the best in the world but the worst officiating ever might drive the best players away. Penguins LW Conor Sheary was back after being a healthy scratch for two consecutive games, replacing RW Josh Archibald.
FMCG offerings like snacks, juices, stationery, and matches and agarbattis contributed Rs 2,885.75 crore for this quarter. The company's market valuation surged Rs 10,871.98 crore to Rs 3,74,928.98 crore.
Company's distance from 20 day simple moving average is 14.20% and distance from 50-Day simple moving average is 29.26%. Finally, First Allied Advisory Services Inc. increased its stake in shares of BlackBerry by 9.4% in the fourth quarter.
But in the end, Zuckerberg does get a whole lot of likes with a picture of him getting his honorary Harvard degree. The event will be livestreamed Thursday afternoon on Harvard's website and on Zuckerberg's Facebook page .
Karn, who was picked ahead of Harbhajan Singh for the crucial game, ended up with decent figures of 4 for 30 in four overs. Saha played one (good) innings, Manan Vohra played one innings but apart from that none of the others played responsibly.
Although many investors expected that the oil cartel will deepen the amount of supply cuts to rebalance the market. This was already priced in by the markets as it was clearly telegraphed before the May 25 meeting.
Chaffetz is seeking Federal Bureau of Investigation documents and recordings detailing communications between Trump and Comey. He says the committee will be "following up with subpoenas" to maximize the chances of getting information from Flynn.
Scott drowned his tee shot at the par-three 17th immediately after watching playing partner Garcia make his hole-in-one. It's not obviously 100 percent, but it's good enough to get myself around here for the next couple of days.
For Boston , guard Avery Bradley was the only player to get anything going, with most of his 23 points coming in the first half. Love hurt the Celtics throughout the series with perimeter shooting, and finished Game 5 with 15 points and 11 rebounds.
Governor John Kasich has taken to Twitter to pay his condolences, also ordering that flags at the state capitol fly at half-mast. The Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation is processing the crime scene and leading the investigation into Friday's incident.
Opec Considers Nine-Month Extension in Output Cut
Rather than restrain output, US producers are expected to increase output by more than 1 million barrels of oil per day next year. Still, for OPEC, the timing of the proposal was unfavorable, coming just two days before the ministers meet.
Iran's Rouhani denounces US' Middle East ignorance
The Russian leader expressed his confidence that the sides will continue active joint work to develop Russian-Iranian cooperation. Iran's most powerful authority - Ayatollah Ali Khamenei - has ruled out normalisation of ties with the United States .
Trump Interviews 4 Candidates For FBI Director Position
According to Politico , if Trump thought that Lieberman would be a choice welcomed by Democrats , he got it squarely wrong. Trump reportedly hopes to make an announcement before Friday when he leaves for his first foreign trip.
Oil ETFs Brush Off OPEC Output Promises
Brent crude dropped by $2.60, to $51.36 a barrel, while West Texas Intermediate dropped by $2.58, to $48.78 a barrel. OPEC sources have said the Thursday meeting will highlight a need for long-term cooperation with non-OPEC producers.
Appeals court rules against Trump travel ban
Attorney General Jeff Sessions said the court's ruling blocks Trump's "efforts to strengthen this country's national security". Niemeyer said that the majority had made a grave error in considering the comments to interpret the executive order.