Trump To Netanyahu: 'Hold Back For A Little Bit' On Building Israeli SettlementsA senior White House official says President Donald Trump is eager to begin facilitating a peace deal and hoping to bring the Israelis and Palestinians together sometime soon.
Obama Talks Legacy Amidst Criticism In Wake Of UN Israel Settlement VoteIn a stunning decision Friday, the Obama administration moved to allow the U.N. Security Council to pass a resolution condemning Israeli settlements as illegal.
Israel Summons U.S. Ambassador After U.N. Vote On Israeli SettlementsIsrael pressed forward with promises of retaliation and damage control Sunday following a U.N. vote last week on an anti-settlement resolution that passed thanks to an abstention by the U.S., Israel's close ally.
Netanyahu Spent $1,600 On Personal Hairdresser During New York TripThe trip to the U.N. General Assembly last fall also included $210 in laundry services, $1,862 in meals and nearly $20,000 to move and store furniture.
Biden: 'Overwhelming Frustration' With Netanyahu, Israeli GovernmentVice President Joe Biden says the U.S. has an obligation to push Israel toward peace with Palestinians despite a sometimes "overwhelming frustration" with Israel's government.
Trump Scraps Planned Trip To Israel; Says He’ll Reschedule 'After I Become President'Trump tweeted Thursday that he is postponing the trip, which had become problematic for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
Trump Considering Visit To Jerusalem Holy Site With Mosque, Temples; Netanyahu Meeting SetTrump is also reportedly considering a visit to Temple Mount, the Jerusalem holy site that has been a source of friction between Palestinians and Israelis.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Declares Victory In Tight ElectionIsrael's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has declared victory in tight election.
Netanyahu In Speech To Congress: Iran Nuclear Deal 'Paves Path To Bomb'Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu thanked the United States and President Barack Obama for aiding Israel, but warned of the threat that Iran poses to Israel's survival.
Sen. Schumer Will Attend Netanyahu Speech On Capitol Hill, Rep. Rangel Will NotCritics have charged that House Speaker John Boehner ignored protocol by inviting Netanyahu without first consulting the president and that the speech opens the Capitol up to Israeli politics.
Rangel Wants To Meet With Israeli Envoy Over Netanyahu Capitol Hill SpeechRangel said Israel has always been a source of bipartisan support in Congress. But some Democrats are reportedly planning to boycott next month's speech.
NYPD Estimates 10,000 Strong On Hand For Pro-Israel Rally Near United NationsThe Security Council adopted a presidential statement just after midnight Monday in New York that urged Israel and Hamas "to accept and fully implement the humanitarian cease-fire.''