Terrorist organization Hamas, which runs the Gaza Strip, and Fatah, the Palestinian Authority’s ruling party, are meeting in Russia for talks on forming a unity government – a move which Israel would not welcome.
US Ambassador to Israel Dan Shapiro will step down this week as the new administration takes over. His job of five-and-a-half years was “meant for me,” he says, and he will miss the quirks of Israeli life as he heads home.
Anti-IDF NGOs which criticize and demonize Israel’s army and soldiers will no longer be permitted to speak to Israeli children in schools in order to protect the status and honor of the state of Israel, said the education minister.
An outspoken pro-Israel Christian politician, Mike Huckabee is ‘incredibly optimistic’ about Israel under the Trump Administration, vowing that the two-state solution is at an end and Israel will become stronger than ever.