Israeli forces detain 18 Palestinians, including husband and wife, during raids
25 January, 2018, 02:10 | Author: Katrina Soto
Pence also visited the Yad Vashem Holocaust Museum Tuesday, where he participated in a wreath-laying ceremony in the Hall of Remembrance.
Pence spokesperson Alyssa Farah issued a statement in response to the incident, saying "every effort was made to accommodate both female and male journalists while observing the rules in place at the Western Wall", while the WesternWall Heritage Foundation toldIsrael's Channel 10 that its efforts were to offer "maximum accessibility" for journalists covering the event.
He also brought home the ultimate souvenir - an honorific Yiddish title for an upright man, which Israeli President Reuven Rivlin bestowed upon him.
US Vice-President Mike Pence yesterday visited Jerusalem's Western Wall, one of the holiest sites in Judaism, as he wrapped up a trip to the disputed city Washington has declared to be Israel's capital.
Rex Tillerson, U.S. State Secretary, predicted in December the establishment of an embassy in Jerusalem would take at least three years and senior White House leaders noted the current embassy can not be transferred to an existing facility in the city.
Pence responded to the ruckus by saying he was humbled to speak before such a "vibrant democracy", then delved into his prepared remarks about the countries' unbreakable bond.
"The last United Nations resolution about the settlers [from the occupied Palestinian territories] ... distinguished between Israel and the occupied territories". It was not immediately clear whether his exhortation was widely observed.
In Brussels, the EU's foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini assured Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas at a meeting that the European Union supported his ambition to have East Jerusalem as capital of a Palestinian state. The White House later postponed the trip so that Pence could help win the passage of the signature GOP tax-cut bill.
"By finally recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital, the United States has chosen fact over fiction", said the vice president.
Before Air Force Two went nose up at Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion International Airport, a senior White House official briefed reporters on the status of the peace process.
Israel and the United States "are striving together to achieve a true peace, lasting peace, peace with all our neighbors, including the Palestinians", Netanyahu said.
The Palestinian envoy to the United Nations expressed his position on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict in an interview with Sputnik amid the news that the United States plans to freeze over half its contribution to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East.
"In our view, it's not our job to impose a deal on either side", the official said.
Most significantly, his words reflected a paradigm change whereby Israel is no longer assumed to be the recalcitrant party whenever peace talks run aground, and the world's superpower refuses to pay homage to Palestinian lies in a contrived attempt to keep the process alive.
Pence has issued no criticism of Israel's half-century occupation of the West Bank during his visit.
Following his talks with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Saturday, Pence told the press that the Egyptian leader described his objection to Trump's decision as a "disagreement between friends".
The memo says that some iPhone 6 Plus units may be substituted for an iPhone 6S Plus until the end of March 2018. The market was anxious that the phone's high price would weaken the demand once the euphoria was over.
He was arrested in February on a probation violation charge after he was accused of leaving his house to go to a strip club. Friday morning he was being held at the Broward County Jail in Pompano Beach. "Your phone is part of this search warrant".
And we should also keep in mind that Apple's generous price cut on its battery replacements is only good through the rest of 2018. However, it cautioned that supplies of replacement batteries might be limited at the start of this program.
This message is specifically for OEM's, cloud service providers, system manufacturers software vendors and end users. It may be that Haswell and Broadwell fixes will arrive soon, but that the other processors will take longer to fix.
North Korea's planned involvement in Pyeongchang is viewed as a sign of easing tensions over its nuclear and missile programme. Officials from both Korea's used a cross-border hotline to reschedule the visit.
Trump took to Twitter to offer support to the women and all that were participating in women across the country. Thousands gathered in Washington , D.C., though WUSA9 reports the turnout was smaller than last year's 500,000.
Senators resumed debate Saturday afternoon on a temporary spending bill that would fund the government through February 8. And the director of legislative affairs, Marc Short, has spoken to Republican and Democratic members and staffers.
The U.S. military put countering China and Russian Federation at the center of a new national defense strategy unveiled on Friday. The reef is home to a major fishery, and China's 2012 seizure of the territory sparked major tensions with Filipino fishermen.
The money states received from the legal settlements was used to offset medical costs and fund anti-smoking campaigns. The manufacturers named in the lawsuit are Purdue Pharma LP; Purdue Pharma Inc.; The Purdue Frederick Co.
The number of confirmed cases in the eight counties served by the health department has already reached 662 this season. Ten children died in the week ending January 13, bringing the total number of pediatric deaths this flu season to 30.
Researchers have developed a single blood test that screens for eight common types of cancer - and helps to identify its location. Pancreatic cancer is considered one of the deadliest forms of the disease since it's often too late by the time it's detected.
Kejriwal should quit as CM, says BJP
The BJP was quick to question if the AAP government had any "moral right" left after the EC's recommendation to the President. Even if justice was denied us in the court , we will go to the people's court which is the biggest court", he said.