A great day for Israel, America and peace. Trump and Netanyahu declares as embassy moves to Jerusalem

This is “a great day for Israel, it’s a great day for America, but I believe it’s also a great day for peace,” Netanyahu stated at the historic US Embassy opening in Jerusalem.
President Donald Trump declared Monday a “great day” for Israel as his top aides celebrated the opening of the new U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem.

US State Department Policy Change, Judea and Samaria No Longer Considered ‘Occupied’

Friedman, who had strong ties to Israel’s Judea and Samaria region prior to his appointment by Trump, has at times experienced tension with his colleagues at the State Department. In an interview with the Israeli news outlet Walla in late September, Friedman said he believes that the settlements are “part of Israel.”