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Pompeo, Netanyahu make historic visit to western wall in Jerusalem

Washington, Mar 22 (Sputnik/UNI) US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo while accompanied by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made a historic visit to the Western Wall in Jerusalem.

‘Jerusalem is not for sale’ Palestinian President Abbas tells world leaders at UN Assembly

New York, Sept 28 (IBNS): Taking the podium of the United Nations General Assembly on Thursday, President Mahmoud Abbas declared that “Jerusalem is not for sale and the Palestinian people’s rights are not up for bargain.”

Guatemala opens its embassy in Jerusalem

Jerusalem, May 16 (IBNS): In a significant move, Guatemala has officially moved its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem in Israel.

Security Council calls for calm following deadly Gaza clashes; diplomats debate US embassy move

New York, May 16 (IBNS): The United Nations Security Council, in an emergency meeting on Tuesday, called for calm along the border of the Gaza Strip following Monday’s deadly clashes, in which dozens of Palestinians were killed, protesting United States recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and the official opening of its embassy there.

Avoid further bloodshed, UN chief urges, as Gaza violence leaves dozens dead

New York, May 15 (IBNS): Following reports that dozens of Palestinians have been killed, demonstrating along the border of the Gaza Strip on Monday, United Nations  Secretary-General António Guterres urged both sides of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict to show restraint.

Dozens killed as US Embassy opens in Jerusalem

Jerusalem, May 14 (IBNS): Violence over the opening of US embassy in Jerusalem city has left 41 people killed along the border fence between Israel and Gaza, media reports said.

US Embassy in Israel: Thousands of Palestinians gather for protests along Gaza Strip

Jerusalem, May 14 (IBNS): While Israel is in a jolly mood ahead of the opening of the new US embassy in its capital city Jerusalem, thousands of Palestinians have gathered to protest the move, along the Gaza Strip.

President Trump is making history: Benjamin Netanyahu on inauguration of new US embassy in Jerusalem

Tel Aviv, May 14 (IBNS): Israel prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday appreciated Donald Trump for recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and called it a 'historic move' made by the US President. 

Israel: Ivanka Trump, husband Jared Kushner arrive in Jerusalem for embassy opening

Jerusalem, May 13 (IBNS): Senior White House advisers, Ivanka Trump and her husband Jared Kushner, have arrived in Israel's capital Jerusalem on Sunday, ahead of the inauguration of the new US embassy in the country.

US President Donald Trump may travel to Jerusalem for embassy opening

Washington, Mar 6 (IBNS): US President Donald Trump might travel to Jerusalem to open the US embassy in the city later this year, media reports said.

In wake of violent protests in Iran, UN Security Council meets to take stock of situation

New York, Jan 6 (JEN): Even though days of anti-Government protests across Iran appear to have ebbed, a senior United Nations political official said Friday the UN will continue to monitor the situation and engage with Iranian authorities on addressing the legitimate concerns of the population through peaceful means.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu thanks Guatemala for shifting embassy to Jerusalem

Tel Aviv, Dec 26 (IBNS): Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has thanked Guatemala for shifting its embassy to Jerusalem.

US announces $285M cut in 2018-19 UN operating budget

New York, Dec 25 (IBNS): In another crucial move following on the heels of its stance on Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, the US on Sunday announced a  major reduction in the U.N. biennial operating budget.

Israel to formally announce withdrawal from UNESCO, Guatemala shifts embassy to Jerusalem

Jerusalem, Dec 25 (IBNS): In a major development after UN General Assembly recently rejected the US declaration recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, the Jewish state has decided to formally announce its exit from UNESCO.

Jerusalem: India votes against US in UN

New York, Dec 22 (IBNS): India has voted against the US during the UN resolution that declared Donald Trump's decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital 'null and void'.