With UNESCO set to vote on the status of the Cave of the Patriarchs, Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely defended Jewish rights to our second holiest location to the foreign ministers whose countries sit on the UNESCO committee yesterday.
UNESCO voted on accepting “Palestine” as a member in 2011 and since then used that decision to help erase Jewish history and connection to Israel.
The IDF released footage of their attack on Syrian forces near the Golan on Saturday. The video shows missile strikes on Syrian tanks and a machine gun post after 10 mortar shells hit Israeli territory.
Nikki Haley reiterates President Trump’s desire to move the US embassy to Jerusalem. She insists the only challenge now is time.
Ron Lauder, against whom the film clip is directed, is a Jewish American man who has many merits in Israel’s fight for legitimacy and is the president of the ‘Jewish Congress’.
However, today he serves as President Trump’s unofficial adviser and envoy for the Middle East and is one of the central figures pressing Trump to “close the deal” between Israel and the Palestinians. [To add insult to injury, on the eve of Trump’s meeting with Abu Mazen, the latter met with Lauder explicitly in order to prepare himself for this meeting].
Israeli citizens adress President Trump in his visit to Israel asking him to just – DO IT – and move the embassy to Jerusalem.