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Israelis were divided into three camps this week. One camp consisted of those in government who wanted US President Donald Trump's visit to go off smoothly without jarring the bad old Israeli-Palestinian status quo.
Newsday's Emily NGO reports that the budget proposal was met with skepticism from lawmakers from both parties as well as independent analysts who faulted its reliance on unrealistic economic assumptions, including a projection that the U.S. economy ...

In a speech at the Israel Museum as he prepared to end his four-day trip to the Middle East and depart for his next stop in Rome, Trump repeated his call for Arab countries and Israel to form a grand coalition with the United States to "drive out the ...
They make clear that, unless Israel is willing to engage seriously with the Arab peace Initiative and allow tangible progress toward realizing Palestinian self-determination, overt ties with Jerusalem will hardly move beyond the symbolic handshakes at ...
And on this occasion, he called upon the United States and the nations of the world to recognize Yerushalayim as the official capital of the State of Israel.
In February, General John Nicholson, the US commander in Afghanistan, told the Senate Armed Services Committee that Afghanistan is in a "stalemate".

"There are voices out there that seem to insist the world is divided between us and them," she told the audience at BU's Track and tennis Center on Saturday.
Just over halfway through his first foreign trip as US president this week, Donald Trump tweeted a typically modest assessment of his progress: "Israel, Saudi Arabia and the Middle East were great.
The great expectations that grew day-by-day in the run-up to his visit to the Middle East - that he would call a trilateral summit during his trip or that he would announce moving the US embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem and offset the Arab blowback ...
The US president dedicated less than an hour to meet with Abbas in Bethlehem, during a two-day visit to Israel. In a joint news conference, the Palestinian president said: "Once again, we reassert to you our positions of accepting the two-state ...
For decades, the two-state solution has been the foundational premise for U.S.-backed negotiations. In the meantime, at a joint press conference earlier this year Trump asked Israeli Prime Minister ... Experts say Trump entrusting his son-in-law, Jared ...
"I'm excited about the firm's growing international practice and look forward to working with this important US and NATO ally," Ballard, who still speaks to Trump on occasion after representing the Trump Organization for years in Tallahassee, said in a ...
King Salman with US President Donald Trump, Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed Al-Nahyan, Qatari Emir Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, Jordan's King Abdallah, Egyptian president Abdel Fattah El-Sisi and Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif at ...
In 2016, then Secretary of State John Kerry reportedly made some initial efforts aimed at securing Israeli, Palestinian, and Arab state participation in a regional peace initiative.8 Nevertheless, it is unclear whether Arab states would be willing and ...
In response, Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman, said, "The security relationship between Israel and our greatest ally the United States, is deep, significant and unprecedented in volume." But former chief of the Israeli intelligence, Danny ...
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu sees in US President Donald Trump's May 22 visit to Israel not only a strategic opportunity to strengthen the ties and coordination between the two countries, but also an opportunity to strengthen his own ...

Al-Hayat News revealed today (Saturday) that according to diplomatic sources, US President Donald Trump intends to present his Middle East peace initiative during his international tour. As part of the initiative, the president will propose direct ...
Simultaneously, with the Jadhav card, the Pakistan Army scuttled Prime Minister Narendra Modi's December 25, 2015 peace initiative by orchestrating the Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorist strike at Pathankot airbase on January 2, 2016, and followed it by ...
According to both Saudi and White House officials, the U.S. is expected to call on countries to sign on to a pledge aimed at cutting the funding and financing of terror institutions.
Shaked's statements come a day after Channel 2 News reported that senior US officials had slammed her party's leader, Naftali Bennett, for his vocal opposition to peace initiatives being promoted by US President Donald Trump. The officials reportedly ...
... Greenblatt discussed efforts to breathe life into the peace process and the U.S. role in this regard. King Abdullah underlined the importance of reaching a solution to the Palestinian-Israeli conflict, based on the two-state solution and the Arab ...
The summit will be one of three forums held during a visit by US President Donald Trump, who is making Saudi Arabia his first overseas stop since assuming office in January.
His Majesty King Abdullah's meeting with Egyptian president Abdel Fattah Al Sisi in Cairo on Wednesday took place at a time the region is undergoing fast ...
Amman, May 18 (Petra) -- His Majesty King Abdullah II on Thursday received U.S. President's Special Representative for International Negotiations Jason ...
Unfortunately, instead of supporting this recent peace initiative, the US not only spurned the invitation by Moscow to join the peace process, but levelled false charges against Russia that it was providing arms to the Afghan Taliban.
"Even more regrettably, this kind of conduct amounts to a betrayal of the confidence reposed on us by the West African populace who are anxiously looking up to us to turn around their chequered fortunes." He appealed to his colleagues to consider their ...
NEW YORK - Bedding major Serta is launching a peace initiative, this one designed to help consumers find comfort in their bedrooms.
WASHINGTON (CNN) - President Donald Trump has decided he will not announce plans to move the US embassy to Jerusalem during his trip to Israel next week, two administration officials told CNN Wednesday.
The United States, first through its oil industry and then via government contacts, established a relationship with Saudi Arabia's founder, King Abdulaziz, and his successors that evolved into a close alliance despite a stark clash in values.
Retired Bishop Macleod Baker Ochola II is remembered for being part of the team that initiated Acholi religious Leaders' peace Initiative (ARLPI) that spearheaded peace talks between government and the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) rebels who waged ...
Will the Saudis be satisfied with the modest appetizer served up by Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in the form of a clear hint that Trump's desire to promote a peace initiative supersedes the promise made by candidate Trump to move the US Embassy ...
Before visiting Jerusalem in several days, President Trump will stop in Saudi Arabia for meetings with Islamic leaders to discuss joint efforts against extremism.
As Friedman prepares to take up his post Tuesday as U.S. ambassador to Israel on the eve of President Trump's visit to the region, residents of Beit El are hoping that he can help soften the U.S. policy against Israel's settlements in the occupied West ...
Jerusalem (JTA) - Benjamin Netanyahu's office responded to a tweet by a Fox News correspondent which asserted that the Israeli prime minister asked President Donald Trump not to move the U.S. embassy to Jerusalem. ... "The president, I think rightly ...
They say the challenges in the U.S.-Russia relationship are acute, the potential for miscommunication is rising, and the stakes are high.
On Sunday, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was interviewed on NBC's Meet the Press. He was pressed by host Chuck Todd about whether President Trump plans to keep his campaign pledge to move the U.S. embassy to Jerusalem. Under the 1995 ...
Chuck Todd asked Tillerson about Trump's campaign promise to move the U.S. embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.
Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. election has been "well documented," but it's still in the interests of the U.S. to attempt to improve relations with Moscow, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said. "I don't think there's any question that the ...
Eighty-two-year-old Abbas - a veteran of innumerable US, European, UN and Arab peace initiatives - echoed Trump's upbeat tone.
Similarly, veteran Nollywood actor, Ejike Asiegbu, said the peace initiative by Al-Mustapha, which centres on the use of Entertainment and sport as bridge-building tools was a practiced accepted all over the world.
"It's going to take us back to those days when we saw racism and we felt discrimination," said Rebecca Flores of the Pro-Immigrant Coalition.
"This is not the first peace initiative and we can't just ask our youths to return to Bor because Taban Deng Gai and his Minister came to promise peace.
"This is not the first peace initiative and we can't just ask our youths to return to Bor because Taban Deng Gai and his Minister came to promise peace.
In Myanmar, the European Union promotes peace through political dialogue and by supporting peace initiatives from grass-roots to the highest political levels with a budget of currently more than 85 million EUR (MMK 120 billion).
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said on Tuesday that he was ready to meet Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu as part of a peace initiative by US President Donald Trump, who is expected to visit the Palestinian Territories "soon". Trump is ...
... Switzerland. Dialogue between North Korean government officials and US civilian experts opened on Monday in a suburb of Oslo and it will continue through Tuesday (local time), a source said.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is furious about Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's decision on April 25 not to meet with German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel, following Gabriel's meeting with left-wing Israeli human rights organizations.
We walked past the impressive amphitheater, strolled through expansive parks, saw the church and the mosque, and viewed upscale three-bedroom apartments selling for US$150,000 apiece. No one lives here yet, but the city planners have already ...
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is furious about Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's decision on April 25 not to meet with German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel, following Gabriel's meeting with left-wing Israeli human rights organizations.


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