“today we officially opened the united states embassy in jerusalem congratulations it’s been a long time coming,” he said “by moving our embassy to jerusalem, we have shown the. The new us embassy in israel is set to officially open in jerusalem on monday as president trump has formally recognized the holy city as the country’s capital the opening comes after a day.
The united states opens its embassy in jerusalem on monday, a move that has delighted israel and infuriated palestinians israel's prime minister benjamin netanyahu welcomed the decision, saying. The us embassy move to jerusalem was not only the right thing to do politically, but it recognized historical truth and realigned the united states with god’s restorative purposes for israel at this time. Will trump move the us embassy to jerusalem the latest from lawfare secretary of state determines and reports to congress that the united states embassy in jerusalem has officially opened.
As a presidential candidate speaking to american supporters of israel, donald trump vowed that, if elected, “we will move the american embassy to the eternal capital of the jewish people. Donald trump could declare jerusalem the capital of israel within days, but may move more slowly on the relocation of the us embassy here's what's at stake. Jerusalem embassy act of 1995 long title: an act to provide for the relocation of the united states embassy in israel to jerusalem, and for other purposes.
Us ambassador to israel david friedman listens as israel's prime minister benjamin netanyahu delivers a speech during the opening of the us embassy in jerusalem on may 14, 2018 afp/getty images.
The trump administration will officially move the us embassy in israel to jerusalem by may, the state department said, as the us speeds up the timetable for a decision that has infuriated.