All posts tagged "Jerusalem"

  • U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley talks Iran nuclear deal.
    Trump’s Ambassador Attempts To Hold UN Funding Hostage Over Jerusalem Vote

    President Donald Trump’s uninformed decision to recognize Jerusalem as the formal capital of Israel has resulted in a vote from the United Nations’ General Assembly declaring the proclamation as “null and void.” As a result, UN Ambassador...

    • Posted December 21, 2017
  • Trump Knew Jerusalem Announcement Would Anger Palestinians

    President Trump’s recent announcement that he would officially recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel — a de facto endorsement of Israeli rule — came with predictable backlash from Palestinian organizations who also claim the city as...

    • Posted December 8, 2017
  • The Problem With Declaring Jerusalem As Israel’s Capital City

    President Donald Trump officially declared that the United States would recognize Jerusalem as the capital city of Israel this week. “Israel is a sovereign nation with the right, like every other sovereign nation, to determine its own...

    • Posted December 6, 2017