On Monday, Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat hung the first road sign, in English, Hebrew and Arabic, which points to the interim compound that will be repurposed as the embassy when it is officially relocated from Tel Aviv on May 14.
With just ten days left until the USA embassy in Israel is moved from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman commented on the upcoming event during an interview with Hadashot on Saturday.
Israel's independence declaration triggered massive Palestinian dispossession, an aspect of the country's story that will also be covered widely on the May anniversary, which Palestinians mark as Nakba (catastrophe) Day on May 15.
Small in size, it will initially occupy part of the consular workspace pending planning and construction of a purpose-built embassy, a long-term project according to the US State Department. This is a historic event and I thank President Trump.
The status of Jerusalem is among the most contentious in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
Palestinian leaders are refusing to meet Trump's peace negotiators because of the embassy row.
Braves look to grab first place from Mets
Atlanta's pitchers have allowed 4.1 runs per game and its starting pitchers own a 3.35 ERA, 1.31 WHIP and 9.08 K/9. He got two Wednesday night for the Los Angeles Angels, and can reach the milestone at home against Baltimore.
He believes, Jerusalem is the undivided and eternal capital of Israel. "No one gave us our country on a silver tray", Liberman said. Palestinians claim East Jerusalem as a capital of a future independent state, but Israel captured it in 1967.
Amid the tensions ahead of the U.S. embassy move, Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman commented on this significant matter.
The current U.S. move will overturn decades of global consensus on Jerusalem, a highly contested city.
The Jerusalem Post reports that Donald Trump will ask Israel to withdraw from four East Jerusalem neighbourhoods after the embassy relocation to the city's south. The highlight of the event is said to be the unveiling of the new embassy's seal.
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said in wake of Trump's announcement that the United States had effectively disqualified itself from peace process.
It got to the point where (wife) Erica (Stoll) had to drag me out of the house and say we are going to go do something. The clubface was coming a touch left at impact, and then with the speed that I have, it just accentuates it.
Fortnite's Battle Royale mode has become the biggest free-to-play console game of all time according to analytic firm SuperData . There are three boats on loot lake but you want to aim for the one on the eastern side of the lake, next to a giant rock.
A more objective way of estimating how the 24 year old would match up against the 42 year old could boil down to simple math. If you're wondering what you can expect from Tiger this week, that exact issue was discussed in this week's FORE Questions .
People facing emergencies are being told to call the Police Assistance Line - 131 444 - if they can't get through on triple-zero. It's the telco's second outage in a week after its 4G voice network was affected on Tuesday.
Vancouver applied, but was not among the finalists for the project, which Amazon says it hopes to staff with 50,000 people. And last November, Amazon announced planed to add another downtown site in 2020 with 1,000 workers.
Madrid travel to Sevilla on Wednesday night before games against Celta Vigo and Villarreal in preparation for the final in Kiev. And with little to play for apart from a second-place finish, there is no need to risk Ronaldo.
The logos are hyperlinked to a page that provides the reader with more information about the cultural event being celebrated. It was drawn by the search engine's co-founders, Sergey Brin and Larry Page, who attended that year's festival.
In other revival news, My Fair Lady, Once On This Island , and Carousel are up for Best Revival of a Musical . The Tony Awards race this year seems to be dominated by big established brands - Disney's " Frozen ", J.K.
Beyond Obama, three other USA presidents have received the award: Theodore Roosevelt, Woodrow Wilson and Jimmy Carter. President Donald Trump departs the White House in Washington , en route to a rally in Michigan, April 28, 2018.
The issue resides with its patents for detachable controllers that resemble the Switch's iconic Joy-Cons. The complaint will be assigned to a USITC administrative law judge who will hold an evidentiary hearing.
The building, in the Largo do Paissandu area, was apparently occupied illegally, according to the São Paulo newspaper Estadão . Sao Paulo state Governor Marcio Franca told the Folha de S.Paulo newspaper that it was legally hard to remove squatters.
HMD has been using its right to license the Nokia brand since 2017 and has steadily increased shipment volume. This means the iPhone X is still on top of the game after securing the same position in the previous quarter.
Students at many public schools in Arizona will miss a fifth day of classes Wednesday as a statewide teacher walkout continues . Ducey's signing of budget legislation providing more than $300 million in raises for numerous state's striking teachers.
WhatsApp CEO Jan Koum is breaking ties with Facebook amid a privacy scandal that had dogged the social network for weeks. Post its acquisition by Facebook the WhatsApp user base has almost tripled to 1.35 billion active monthly users.
The unified Korean team is guaranteed a place on the podium and medals regardless of their semi-final result. The South Korean players are: Jeon Ji-hee, Kim Ji-ho, Suh Hyo-won, Yang Ha-eun and Yoo Eun-chong.
Marouane Fellaini scored the victor in injury time after Henrikh Mkhitaryan had cancelled out Paul Pogba's early opener. "It was just another game for me but I'm very grateful for the gesture from Manchester United ".
But with the Preakness 12 days away, it's exciting that we have a horse talented enough to prompt such conversations. A Texas girl won £1.2 million Saturday at a "Pick 5" bet that comprised Kentucky Derby victor Justify.
Evan Jenkins or Attorney General Patrick Morrisey , who are seen as more electable, against vulnerable Democratic Sen. What about that time he referred to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , Chao's husband, as " Cocaine Mitch ".
Her new awareness campaign, called " Be Best ", is dedicated to children's well-being , cyberbullying and opioid abuse . Former first lady Michelle Obama made efforts toward improving child education, poverty and nutrition.
The top two from each group automatically qualify to the knockout stages while the four best third placers will also make the cut. Chhetri said he was happy with the progress of Indian football but they need to play a lot more away games to test themselves.
Trump and the public that the Mueller investigation would end quickly - first by Thanksgiving, then by the start of the new year. McCarthy said Mueller certainly has the power to subpoena Trump, but whether Trump would actually testify is another matter.
Passengers are rescued from the stopped Flying Dinosaur rollercoaster at Universal Studios Japan amusement park in Osaka. But some visitors were apparently horrified by the incident. "It's scary to think (about) if we had been on board".
But the company's third-quarter outlook of $51.5 billion to $53.5 billion compares favorably to analyst forecasts for the period. Apple earnings is always a big event for traders and investors, so expect the stock be especially volatile today.