U.S. Embassy in Israel

U.S. President Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka, left, and White House senior adviser Jared Kushner attends the opening ceremony of the new U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem.
AP Photo/Sebastian Scheiner
May 14, 2018 - 5:06 pm
JERUSALEM (AP) — The United States opened its new embassy in Jerusalem Monday with a high-powered American presidential delegation joining Israel's top leadership in a celebration of their countries' friendship and the city's history as the ancient capital of the Jewish people. About 800 well-...
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Israelis wave national flags outside the Old City's Damascus Gate.
AP Photo/Ariel Schalit
May 13, 2018 - 2:48 pm
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel on Sunday kicked off festivities to celebrate the opening of the new U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem, even as it bolstered its forces along the Gaza border and in the West Bank in anticipation of mass Palestinian protests of the move. A day before the embassy's formal opening,...
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A road sign leading to the U.S. Embassy is seen ahead the official opening in Jerusalem.
AP Photo/Ariel Schalit
May 13, 2018 - 11:08 am
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel is preparing a series of festivities Sunday to celebrate the opening of the new U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem, a move that has ignited Palestinian protests and raised fears of a further outbreak of violence. As Israel marks Jerusalem Day, the 51st anniversary of what it refers...
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