Tag: Jerusalem embassy

Collage of Mitt Romney profile and Pastor Robert Jeffress as he prays at the opening of the U.S. embassy in Jerusalem.

Exclusive — Evangelical Pastor Robert Jeffress Prays at Jerusalem Embassy; Romney Attacks

Former presidential candidate Mitt Romney has joined the attack against Pastor Robert Jeffress for praying at Monday’s ceremony moving the U.S. embassy to Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. Romney faults the longtime supporter of the Jewish state for what many regard as Jeffress’ mainstream evangelical Christian beliefs about sharing the Gospel of Jesus Christ.

Embassy seal (Joel Pollak / Breitbart News)

Jerusalem Embassy Opening: A Ray of Light

The Jerusalem embassy ceremony was a moving experience, a unique moment in history when 23 years of promises, and thousands of years of hope, were finally fulfilled.

Republican Senators at Embassy opening (Joel Pollak / Breitbart News)

Democrats Are a No-Show for Jerusalem Embassy Move

Senators Ted Cruz (R-TX), Dean Heller (R-NV), Lindsey Graham (R-SC), and Mike Lee (R-UT) made the trip, along with ten Republican U.S. Representatives — but not one Democrat joined the U.S. delegation for the embassy event.

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Israel Wins Eurovision Song Contest on Jerusalem Day

JERUSALEM, Israel — Israel won the Eurovision Song Contest on Saturday evening, bringing the coveted prize home on the day the country celebrates “Jerusalem Day,” in observance of the 51st anniversary of the reunification of Jerusalem.

U.S. Consulate in Jerusalem (Lior Mizrahi / Getty)

Trump to Move U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem by 2019

President Donald Trump is accelerating the move of the U.S. embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, with the transition now expected to occur by 2019 — several years ahead of the original schedule.

Rabbi Yehuda Teichtal (R) and the mayor of the Berlin district Charlottenburg - Wilmersdorf, Reinhard Naumann light the Hanukkah Menorah at Breitscheidplatz, one day ahead the anniversary of last year's deadly truck attack in Berlin, on December 18, 2017. Germany commemorates on December 19, 2017 victims of last year's devastating …

Facebook Apologises for Censoring Video of Anti-Semitic Attack in Berlin

Facebook has apologised for censoring a viral video of an anti-Semitic attack on a Jewish restaurant owner in which he and a 60-year-old German man argued about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict with the latter telling the business owner he deserved to be put in a “gas chamber”.

BERLIN, GERMANY - DECEMBER 12: Arabic-speaking protesters, including a woman holding a photograph of the Dome of the Rock in Jerusalem, attend a gathering to protest against the recent announcemment by U.S. President Donald Trump to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel on December 12, 2017 in Berlin, Germany. …

Research: Anti-Semitic Attitudes Common Among Asylum Seekers

German researcher and historian Günther Jikeli has found that anti-Semitic attitudes are common among asylum seekers as the federal government’s Facebook page was inundated with anti-Semitic messages this week.