Nikki Haley’s full address to the UNSC


US Ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley, again defended Israel at the UN Security Council on Wednesday. The United States requested the session following rocket attacks and terror from the Gaza Strip, calling on the UN body to release a statement condemning Hamas. Kuwait blocked the statement.

The United States called this meeting today to talk about the dangerous and destructive activities of the terrorist organization Hamas in the Gaza Strip. You might think that the rest of the Security Council would join us in condemning a terrorist organization like Hamas. There shouldn’t be any debate about this. But of course, because this attack involves Israel, the standard is different… more

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Satan’s Plan to Steal Jerusalem


On May 14, 2018, the U.S. moved its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. The Jews were rejoicing in Jerusalem (dancing, praising God, etc.) and the Palestinians were rioting in Gaza (about 60 killed, more than 2,000 wounded, etc.).

A Christian friend called and asked, “What is the big deal?”

The big deal is that God has a plan for Jerusalem; and Satan is using Turkey, Iran, Hezbollah, Hamas, the Palestinians and others to try to stop it.

The Bible mentions Jerusalem more than any other city on earth (over 800 times).

Prime Minister Netanyahu quoted Zech. 8:3 at the U.S. embassy Dedication Service. Here is Zech. 8:2-8 and what I think God said.. more

THREAT ERUPTS TO TAKE JERUSALEM ‘BY FORCE’


A Palestinian Islamic leader who appears regularly on Palestinian Authority television is warning that Muslims, if not given Jerusalem peacefully, will take it “by force.”

The threat was captured by Palestinian Media Watch, which monitors and analyzes media reports in the Middle East.

The sermon was broadcast from the Al-Omari Mosque in El-Bireh. The speaker was not identified except that he was one of the “mosque’s regular preachers.”… more

In US evangelical capital, a new progressiveness and differing views on Israel


Bruce McCluggage enjoys a coffee at the Wild Goose, in Colorado Springs.At the opening ceremony, two of the American speakers were evangelical superstars: Pastor Robert Jeffress, the author of several doomsday books about Israel, and John Hagee, who interpreted recent lunar eclipses as evidence that the end times were nigh. The Fox News personality Jeanine Pirro, meanwhile, declared that Trump had “fulfilled biblical prophecy”.

The ceremony coincided with massive protests, in which 60 Palestinians were killed by Israeli forces.

Thousands of miles away, in her home outside Colorado Springs, Kimberly Troup sat in a cluttered basement office. She is an evangelical Christian who takes to heart the Bible verse in which God speaks of the Jewish nation: “I will bless those who bless you, and whoever curses you I will curse.”… more

Paraguay Moves Embassy to Jerusalem as ‘Robust’ Defender of Israel Bernard Lewis Passes at 101


Paruguayan President Horacio Cartes Unveils Embassy Plaque in Jerusalem, Photo, GPO, Amos Ben GershomJERUSALEM, Israel – Paraguay’s President Horacio Cartes arrived in Israel Sunday evening to dedicate his country’s new embassy in Jerusalem Monday.

Israeli Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan was on hand at the airport to welcome Cartes as he deplaned, thanking him on behalf of the nation for the decision.

“I thank you on behalf of the State of Israel for your decision to move the Paraguay Embassy to Jerusalem. The decision demonstrates the depth of our ties and constitutes further strengthening of our sovereignty in Jerusalem,” YNet quoted Erdan’s welcoming statement… more

US Congress resolution calls to recognize Israel’s sovereignty over Golan Heights


Golan_heights_border.jpgDeSantis officially submits draft resolution to Congress Thursday; Resolution cites security from Iran and Syria; Arab League calls for international probe into Palestinian fatalities as well as developing “comprehensive plan” to counter US Embassy move.

The United States Congress will consider a resolution recognizing Israel’s sovereignty over the Golan Heights.

A draft resolution was submitted by the House Foreign Affairs Committee by Ron DeSantis on Thursday, the resolution calling for full recognition of Israel’s sovereignty over the Golan Heights, citing security given the threat of Iran and Syria’s ongoing civil war…. more

Guatemala opens its embassy in Jerusalem


Screen Shot 2018-05-16 at 12.51.35.pngGuatemala follows United States in relocating its embassy to Jerusalem; Embassy officially opened Wednesday morning; Morales: We feel at home because we know that the Jewish people love the Guatemalan people.

Guatemala officially opened its embassy in Jerusalem Wednesday morning following the opening of the US Embassy in Jerusalem on Monday.

A ceremony was held at the Guatemalan Embassy attended by officials and diplomats from both states, President Jimmy Morales and Prime Minister Netanyahu both giving speeches commemorating the historic move…. more

Netanyahu: Thank you for standing up for Jerusalem


Reception held for US delegation Sunday night; PM gives speech thanking Trump Administration and on growing US-Israel relations; Netanyahu: The truth is that under any peace agreement you could possibly imagine, Jerusalem will remain Israel’s capital.

Prime Minister Netanyahu welcomed the US delegation to Israel during a reception held on Sunday night in Jerusalem ahead of the opening of the US Embassy in Jerusalem Monday.

The Israel Foreign Ministry event was attended by the US delegation of over 250, including numerous officials, including 10 members of Congress, Secretary of Treasury Steven Mnuchin, Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner who arrived in Israel Sunday.

Prime Minister Netanyahu, who is also the Israel’s Foreign Minister, gave an address, praising President Trump’s “bold decision to recognize Jerusalem,” and speaking on the strong ties between Israel and the United States…. more