U.S. President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu shake hands after Trump's address at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem May 23, 2017. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

Israeli Prime Minister ‘Disappointed’ With Trump’s Decision to Delay Moving U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Thursday he was “disappointed” with US President Donald Trump’s decision not to move the US embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem for now, saying that despite Trump’s declared peace-making intentions, delaying the relocation “drives peace further away.”

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The location of the U.S. Embassy in Israel, which will stay in Tel Aviv for now, is not a big concern to the average Israeli. (Ariel Schalit/AP)

Trump Delays Promise to Move U.S. Embassy in Israel From Tel Aviv to Jerusalem

After much anticipation, President Trump has decided to postpone his campaign promise to move the U.S. Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. He signed a waiver Thursday to keep the embassy in Tel Aviv for the time being.

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U.S. President Donald Trump delivers remarks to U.S. military personnel at Naval Air Station Sigonella following the G7 Summit, in Sigonella, Sicily, Italy, May 27, 2017. (photo credit: REUTERS/DARRIN ZAMMIT LUPI)

Trump Reaffirms America’s “Unbreakable Bond” With Israel During Speech to U.S. Troops

US President Donald Trump reaffirmed, Sunday, America’s “unbreakable bond with the State of Israel” during a speech to US troops stationed at the Naval Air Station Sigonella in Sicily, Italy.

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President Trump speaks at a welcome ceremony at Ben Gurion International Airport in Tel Aviv, Israel, on Monday, as Sara Netanyahu (from left), Melania Trump, Nechama Rivlin, Israeli President Reuven Rivlin and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu listen. (Jack Guez/AFP/Getty Images)

Trump Arrives in Israel for Second Leg of Foreign Trip

President Trump has landed in Israel for the second leg of his nine-day trip abroad, which started in Saudi Arabia and will end in Italy.

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Israel ‘Shocked’ Over American Diplomat’s Description of Western Wall

Less than a week before US President Donald Trump arrives in Israel, the White House has been forced on to the defensive over reported comments by an American diplomat describing the Western Wall in Jerusalem’s Old City — one of Judaism’s holiest sites — as being in the West Bank.

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An aerial photo taken on May 13, 2008 shows the ancient hilltop fortress of Masada in the Judean desert. (Menahem Kahana/AFP/Getty)

Trump Cancels Visit and Speech at Ancient Mountain Fortress of Masada After Israel Blocks Helicopter Landing

President Donald Trump has canceled a planned visit and speech at the ancient mountain fortress of Masada in Israel after authorities told him that he could not land his helicopter on top of the UNESCO-listed site.

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Netanyahu Blasts UNESCO for ‘Systematic Harassment’ of Israel

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says he will withhold $1 million in payments to the United Nations following a resolution adopted by its cultural agency that he says diminishes Jewish ties to Jerusalem.

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New Zealand Reaches Out to Restore Relationship With Israel

Recently appointed New Zealand Foreign Affairs Minister Gerry Brownlee contacted Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in an effort to restore diplomatic relations with Israel.

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A view of al-Aksa mosque on the Temple Mount from the Jerusalem neighborhood of Silwan. (photo credit: REUTERS)

UNESCO Vote Disavows Israeli Sovereignty in Jerusalem

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said that Tuesday’s “absurd” 22-10 UNESCO vote disavowing Israeli sovereignty in Jerusalem still represents a positive diplomatic change: more states abstained or supported Israel than voted against.

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US President Donald J. Trump (R) shakes hands with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (L) during a joint press conference in the East Room in of the White House in Washington, DC, USA, 15 February 2017. This is the first official meeting of the two leaders since President Trump has taken office. (Photo via Newscom)

Israel and the White House Discussing Visit by Trump

Israel and the White House are in preliminary discussions about a visit to Israel by U.S. President Donald Trump as early as next month, an Israeli government official said on Wednesday.

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