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Netanyahu: Abbas lied to President Trump

At the meeting , Trump said he was optimistic that he could pull off the deal for Israeli-Palestinian peace that has frustrated at least four of his predecessors, with the most recent collapse of talks in 2014 followed by a war between Israel and Hamas in the Gaza Strip.



Rex Tillerson Uses 'Palestine' - Will White House Retract Remark Again?

Israel's Channel 2 reported Monday that the USA delegation rejected Israeli requests that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and an Israeli TV crew accompany President Donald Trump on his visit to the Western Wall. Israel's Channel 2 reported that during a planning meeting between U.S. and Israeli officials, the Israelis were told that Trump's visit to the Western Wall was private, Israel did not have jurisdiction in the area and that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was not welcome to ...



Flood: Quebec residents weep as govt declares state of emergency

Canada's federal government has deployed 1,650 troops and 250,000 sandbags to the inundated province, the officials said. Quebec Public Security Minister Martin Coiteux asked for the Canadian Armed Forces' assistance in dealing with the flood Friday.


Trump Cancels Masada Trip Because He's Not Allowed To Land his Hilicopter

Trump Cancels Masada Trip Because He's Not Allowed To Land his Hilicopter

Newsweek reported that Trump now plans on speaking Monday at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem. Trump had originally meant to give his keynote speech at Masada but the visit was cancelled. The fortress, built by King Herod and seen as the last stand of Jewish patriots in the face of the Roman army in 73 A.D., is recognized as a World Heritage site by the United Nations Education, Scientific, and Cultural Organization .



Trump is not the only one who needs to be investigated

Some suggest Trump - neither an experienced politician nor an attorney - simply did not understand the implications of his conversation with former Director James Comey . Late Wednesday, the Justice Department tapped former FBI Director Robert Mueller to be a special counsel overseeing the Russian Federation investigation, the department announced.


Puerto Rico militant being freed from custody after 36 years

Puerto Rico militant being freed from custody after 36 years

Approximately 50 people greeted him with flowers and tears, and a choir group from the University of Puerto Rico sang "Free at last!" as Lopez passed by before getting into a Jeep. Jose runs down a litany of education reforms and programs in which Lopez Rivera was instrumental-Latin American Recruitment and Educational Services (LARES), the Latin American and Latino Studies Program and the Latino Cultural Center (the first of its kind in Illinois) at the University of IL in Chicago.