What Kenya's show at US Jerusalem embassy shift means
What Kenya's show at US Jerusalem embassy shift means
Jacinda Ardern condemns 'devastating one-sided loss of life' in Jerusalem
16 May, 2018, 06:30
Amid the carnage, USA officials gloated about moving their embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, a decision that contributed to Monday's horror show, while Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called it a "glorious day".
Trump did not make the trip to Israel for the official opening, but sent daughter and adviser Ivanka Trump and son-in-law Jared Kushner in his place.
Hundreds of police officers were deployed around the embassy compound and throughout the city, and many streets were closed down to secure the event.
Palestinians and Israelis bitterly contest the status of Jerusalem, with Palestinians saying they want East Jerusalem, as the capital of their future nation state.
The US on Monday blocked a Kuwait-drafted UN Security Councilstatement that would have expressed "outrage and sorrow at the killing of Palestinian civilians" and called for an independent investigation, UN diplomats said. "As the secretary of state said, Israel has the right to defend itself".
It said protesters used 10 explosive devices and firebombs against troops and that shots were fired at soldiers positioned along the border.
"The IDF (Israel Defense Forces) will act forcefully against any terrorist activity and will operate to prevent attacks against Israelis", the military said in a statement.
Turkey recalled its ambassador to both Israel and the United States, while South Africa brought its ambassador back from Tel Aviv.
Zarif described the US embassy move and massacring of Palestinians as "a day of great shame".
In the West Bank, Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas declared a general strike on Tuesday after accusing Israel of "massacres".
The high casualty toll triggered a diplomatic backlash against Israel and new charges of excessive use of force against unarmed protesters.
The organization has been treating victims of the violence since the protests began last month, but Ingres said that the doctors have been overwhelmed by the number of people needing care: "Our teams carried out more than 30 surgical interventions today, sometimes on two or three patients in the same operating theater, and even in the corridors".
At least 60 Palestinians have been killed and 2,000 injured after the Israeli Defence Force (IFD) opened fire on protestors at the Gaza border yesterday.
Condemning Israel's "racist aggression on Palestine", the EFF lashed out at governments that associate with the country.
Most countries consider East Jerusalem, which Israel annexed after capturing it in the 1967 Middle East War, to be occupied territory, including the Old City, home to sites considered holy to Muslims, Jews and Christians alike.
Friedman referred to the embassy's location as "Jerusalem, Israel" drawing wild applause.
UPDATE - 12:37 p.m. EST Multiple sources indicate that shortly after Haley delivered her speech, she walked out of the room as Palestinian ambassador Riyad Mansour prepared to speak.
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At the time, the U.S. singled out the Central Bank of Iran as "complicit" in the operation, foreshadowing Tuesday's action. Though it's uncommon to sanction central financial institution officers, the USA has carried out it earlier than.
Armed with his new abilities and a dark, twisted sense of humor, Deadpool hunts down the man who almost destroyed his life. Deadpool exclaims after learning of one arbitrary complication. "Are you sure you aren't from the DC Universe?"
They have taken five flats on rent and residents have noticed the movement of suspicious people in the colony at night. The Kashmiri family has alleged that the police had been aware of the situation for a while but never took any action.
Since my first day here, they have been fantastic with me and I've tried to give them back their support. The Eagles are unbeaten in their last five games, winning three games and picking up 11 points.
He said these pages were important because they show Frank's first foray into trying to write in a more literary tone. The previously unknown writing was discovered behind brown paper that covers up two pages in Frank's diary.
It's clear that she won't starve herself into submission. "The gift is that the Eurovision will come to Jerusalem next year". The 25-year-old singer gave the crowd two renditions of her hit song " Toy ", with a lot of help from the audience.
Wife attacked former US Open champ over bad round
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Cardi B Defends Rita Ora's "Girls" Amid Backlash
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Is This Voice Saying 'Yanny' or 'Laurel?'
Listen to the clip below and tell us if you hear the word "Yanny" (not a word) or "Laurel". "My wife heard yanny". This takes us back to the social media debates over the blue/gold or white/black dress and the gray or pink shoe.
WhatsApp announce a number of new Group-related features
Admin controls: WhatsApp has been rumoured to be working on admin controls for improving Groups experience for a long time. You can mute WhatsApp groups for either 8 hours, a week or for a year and even block the notifications.
With Approval from NY Regulators, Gemini Lists Zcash
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Arsene Wenger claims he nearly signed Cristiano Ronaldo
Arsenal's search for a replacement is well underway, but Julian Nagelsmann will not be Arsene Wenger's successor . The Sun says Gazidis has been pushing for Arteta since Wenger announced he was stepping down last month.
Thursday marks 1st day of Ramadan: Dar al Iftaa
Many pilgrims from around the world travel to the holy cities of Makkah and Madinah for Umrah during Ramadan. The holiday commemorate the revelation of the sacred scripture of the Quran to the Prophet Muhammad.
Locals hope North Korea summit yields results
All three men are ethnic Koreans who became naturalized USA citizens. The two other Chinese traders confirmed that price range. Singapore appears to be a safe pick for the summit.
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