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Officials said the new U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem will open in May 2018 to coincide with the 70th anniversary of Israel declaring independence.
President Trump announced in December he would be moving the United States embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem in recognition that Jerusalem is the true capital of Israel.
Palestinians want East Jerusalem to be the capital of their future state.
Trump said his recognition of Jerusalem - making good on a 2016 campaign pledge - marked the start of a "new approach" to solving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
Trump's move, Khaldi said in an interview, "gave the Israelis a pretext to say that Jerusalem is unified under Israeli rule", contravenes worldwide law and will impede peace efforts.
Last month, Vice President Mike Pence told the Israeli Parliament that the new embassy would open "before the end of next year".
No other country has recognised Jerusalem as Israel's capital and Trump's decision has sown discord between the United States and the European Union over Middle East peace efforts. "Jerusalem was the right thing to do".
Administration officials have suggested that a longer timeframe may have helped to keep peace efforts alive while sparing the U.S. the sensitive issue of choosing a site for the embassy.
US State Department lawyers are reportedly looking into the legality of accepting private donations to cover some of the costs for the relocation of the embassy.
On the same day, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu hailed the USA announcement as "a great day for the people of Israel".
The US move to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital broke with generations of global consensus that the city's status should be settled as part of a two-state peace deal between Israel and the Palestinians.
But the move was derided by Saeb Erekat, the secretary general of the Palestine Liberation Organization, who said that it showed the determination of the Trump administration to "destroy the two-state solution".
Trump's proclamation shocked the Palestinian leadership, which responded by rejecting the USA as a peace broker, a position it had held for years.
On the specifications side of the fence, both devices will launch on Android 8.0, and will be powered by the Snapdragon 845 . These phones will officially be revealed on Sunday at MWC 2018, which is when we'll learn pricing and other details.
McArthur is also charged with the premeditated murders of Majeed Kayhan, 58, 47-year-old Dean Lisowick, and Selim Esen, 44. This brings to six the number of charges of the capital crime now attributed to the former landscape contractor.
On Jan. 20, the Turkish Armed Forces, together with the Free Syrian Army, launched the Operation Olive Branch in Afrin , Syria . The YPG has denied having political or military ties with the PKK but admits it is inspired by democratic confederalism.
The motive of the arranged shooting is unconfirmed, but Carruth has said he was motivated by Adams' reluctance to get an abortion. His mother would still be here and I wouldn't be where I'm at. "I want the incident to never have happened at all".
I want to say thanks to God because I'm very happy. "The unanimous points decision meant a good result on the props front". Up against the odds with seconds to go and they managed to grab a memorable draw against a Premier League heavyweight.
SAMSUNG HAS raised the bar again with a Solid State Disc (SSD) drive that crams a massive 30TB of storage into a standard format. Through Silicon Via (TSV) technology is used to interconnect 8 Gb DDR4 chips into ten TSV DRAM packages each totaling 4 GB.
McGregor himself has always been quick to pour water on Nurmagomedov's claims that he's ready for a title shot. Chris Taylor of BJPenn.com, first reported that the fight would be for the undisputed title back in January.
Deputy Trump campaign aide Rick Gates, center, departs federal court in Washington , Monday, Dec. 11, 2017. The court filing says that van der Zwaan lied to investigators about his interactions with Rick Gates.
This news follows the shooting deaths of 17 students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida (Feb. 14). Friday, the school posted a message on their Facebook page saying, "This is not a drill". "Close doors, close windows".
In addition, he must tackle sluggish economic growth, high unemployment and economic inequality that are among South Africa's most deep-rooted problems.
Marvel does it again with "Black Panther"
Black Panther tells the story of T'Challa ( Chadwick Boseman ), newly crowned king of the mysterious African country of Wakanda. Black Panther had helped the Fantastic Four on several other occasions fighting villains like Doctor Doom and Psycho-Man.
Governor focusing on court order for new map
Republicans now enjoy a 13 to 5 advantage in House seats in Pennsylvania, though the state is evenly divided politically. Asians make up 5 percent of Illinois' population, but at the time had no representation in the Legislature.
F1: I've been bored - Ricciardo itching for start of season
Aston Martin features prominently on the vehicle , with the British auto manufacturer becoming Red Bull's title sponsor in 2018. Daniel Ricciardo was involved in a crash at Silverstone on Monday during a filming session showcasing the new RB14.
Venezuela Launched A Cryptocurrency
Petróleo revealed that Maduro has ordered the country's state energy company, PDVSA, to close a few deals using the coin. Treasury Department has warned Venezuela that if the situation demands it may violate the sanctions levied a year ago .
Trump tweet undercuts McMaster Russia claims
Friday's indictments said the Russians' main goal was to "sow discord" among Americans about the US elections. In a December 2016 interview with Time magazine, the president-elect said, "I don't believe they interfered".
Amazon jumps in the ring to take on UPS and FedEx delivery
Inc. may have ambitions to compete against FedEx Corp. and the United Parcel Service Inc. with its own shipping business. However, the company is reportedly going to start with shipping goods from businesses that sell products on its website.
White House clearance procedure tightened
He said additional information was turned over to the White House this month, maintaining that proper protocols had been followed. Wray this week also pushed back against the idea his agency did anything improper in its handling of Porter's clearance.
Arkansas flu deaths increase by 15
The Department of Health recommends New Mexicans talk with their healthcare provider or pharmacist about getting the flu vaccine. Of the influenza A viruses, 89.9% were influenza A (H3N2) and 10.1% were influenza A (H1N1) pdm09 viruses.