Arabs assert that they are the descendants of Abraham through Ishmael and are therefore entitled to the covenant land of Israel, but this is certainly not the case.
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.
Abbas flew to Brussels to seek official and immediate recognition of a Palestinian state but failed to generate support.
At a joint press conference at the Prime Minister’s residence, Pence and Netanyahu stressed their deep friendship and the common goals shared by the US and Israel, including the resolve to prevent Iran from becoming a nuclear power.