Deputy Sec of State say moving the embassy "is a step towards advancing peace in this city, in the broader region, and across the world" and says in Jerusalem we "see a glimmer of a future filled with hope".

Map. History of Israel-Palestine conflict

20 May 2018
US blocks request for independent Gaza inquiry at UN, diplomats tell AFP
Palestinians, Israeli Arabs to take part in general strike on Tuesday
French President: Macron condemns violence by Israeli forces against demonstrators in Gaza
This is Rabin Square, Tel Aviv, tonight. Tens of thousands gathered, not protest the killings in Gaza, but to celebrate Israel's Eurovision victory. Photo @WallaNews
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Israeli army: In response to terrorist attacks, Israeli jets and other aircraft struck 11 Hamas targets, Israeli army tanks also struck two terrorist positions in the northern and southern Gaza Strip over the course of the day.
President Erdogan says Turkish Red Crescent to deliver humanitarian aid to hospitals in Gaza
Israeli army says there were 4 instances today of Palestinians opening fire on Israeli forces on the Israel-Gaza border. This in addition to 10 explosive devices that were detonated in different locations. Protests set to resume Tuesday
His Majesty King Abdullah II, in phone call with President Emmanuel Macron, warns that moving the US embassy will have dangerous implications on security and stability in the Middle East, and will provoke Muslims and Christians
Israeli army claims Hamas has expressed willingness to "change the character" of the Great Return March protests and dismantle the protest camps along the Gaza Fence
'What Israel is doing is a genocide,' says Turkish President Erdogan
Earlier a man near the demos at Bureij in Gaza pulled out an AK-47 to shoot down an Israeli leaflet-dropping drone. More gunfire ensued after, apparently as factions argued over who got to keep it.5 day ago
Earlier a man near the demos at Bureij in Gaza pulled out an AK-47 to shoot down an Israeli leaflet-dropping drone. More gunfire ensued after, apparently as factions argued over who got to keep it.
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Turkey calls for an emergency meeting of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation on Friday - government spokesman
Turkish President Erdogan during visit to London: "Israel is a state of terror, Israel is a state of terror"
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Turkey recalls ambassadors to Washington, Tel Aviv, declares 3 days of mourning over Palestinian killings by Israeli forces
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Turkey declares 3 days of mourning in solidarity with Palestine. The move comes after at least 55 Palestinians were killed by Israeli forces on Monday which Turkey along with many other countries, strongly condemned
Video: Journalists were attacked in Gaza with tear gas by drones controlled by Israel|i security forces. Palestine6 day ago
Video: Journalists were attacked in Gaza with tear gas by drones controlled by Israel|i security forces. Palestine
Protest at Rabin Square
NOW: Israelis protesting Gaza massacre in front of PM residence in Jerusalem
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Bozdag: "The terrorist State of Israel and the US and those who support this terrorist state will have to abandon Jerusalem."
South Africa says it has withdrawn its ambassador to Israel due to the actions of Israeli army today in Gaza. Palestinian Health Ministry announces rise of death toll to 55 dead including 7 children
The UAE allocates $5 million to provide medicines to the injured Palestinians on the Gaza border
Map of the 33 countries that attended the opening of the US embassy in Jerusalem. Most were African or Latin American. EU members Austria, Hungary, Romania and Czech Republic were there. Ukraine and Georgia were only post-Soviet states to attend
White House says responsibility for Gaza deaths 'rests squarely with Hamas,' supports Israel's 'right to defend itself'
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55 Palestinians were killed today in clashes at Gaza border - updated toll
Pentagon is Reinforcing Security of US embassies in Jordan, Lebanon, Turkey and Egypt following Gaza killings, Jerusalem embassy opening
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PM Netanyahu: Every country has the duty to defend its borders. Hamas terror organization declares he wants to destroy Israel and sends thousands to the border for this goal. We will continue to defend our borders
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Abbas condemns Israeli 'massacres' and declares three days of mourning after Gaza death toll rises to 52
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Palestinian president condemns Israeli "massacres", refuses any US peace mediation
US is "playing the wrong card at the wrong time" says @BorisJohnson on the move of the US Embassy to Jerusalem
Theresa May calls for "calm and restraint" as Israeli army says today has seen an "unprecedented level of violence" on the border
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Hezbollah says rocket attack on Israeli-occupied Golan marks "new phase"
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Gaza's health officials say total of 52 Palestinians killed, more than 1,200 wounded by Israeli fire in Gaza
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Palestine's Ambassador to the UN Riyad Mansour says at least 45 Palestinians were killed and over 2,000 injured by Israeli forces today on the Gaza border. He says since protests began on March 30, Over 100 Palestinians have been killed and more than 11,000 were injured
Qatar-based Al-Jazeera reported Monday afternoon that journalist Wael Dhadouh was 'injured by live ammunition from Israeli forces'
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[email protected]: USEmbassyJerusalem
Hezbollah Secretary General Sayyed Hasan Nasrallah to deliver a speech in few minutes
Another airstrike on Gaza just now6 day ago
Another airstrike on Gaza just now
Reuters: French Foreign Minister calls on Israel to exercise restraint when using force
Lebanon foreign ministry: Trump decision to move US embassy to Jerusalem and withdrawing from Iran nuclear deal will inflame tensions: PM Saad Hariri: naming Jerusalem Israel's capital means end to peace track and exacerbates conflict and sheds more innocent Palestinian blood
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Palestinian media report of another Israeli airstrike in Gaza
"We have no better friends in the world," than the United States, says @netanyahu at @usembassyjlm dedication ceremony.
Jared Kushner: Iranian aggression threatens many citizens in the region from Israel to Jordan to Egypt
"I am here today as a proud American and the grandson of Holocaust survivors," says @jaredkushner
In future it'll be recognized that "the journey to peace started with a strong America recognizing the truth," predicts @jaredkushner
The challenges to peace are numerous but regional and world leaders remain steadfast and believe "it's time to try something better," says @jaredkushner at @usembassyjlm dedication ceremony
Iran a threat to the region and the world, adds @jaredkushner
In reference to the fatal clashes at the Gaza border, @jaredkushner says "those provoking violence are part of the problem and not part of the solution."
US President's adviser Jared Kushner thanks Donald Trump for the opportunity to be in Jerusalem, calling it "the eternal heart of the Jewish people"
"By moving our embassy to Jerusalem we have shown the world once again that the United States can be trusted," says @jaredkushner at @usembassyjlm dedication ceremony
UN Security Council will convene for an emergency session on Tuesday amid Gaza riots and US embassy inauguration
Al Jazeera journalist Wael Dahdouh injured by live ammunition from Israeli forces, broadcaster says
Israel's President Reuven Rivlin thanks all members of the US Congress for their "love and support for Israel"
Israeli army says it struck five Hamas targets in Gaza, responding to attacks by gunfire and IEDs
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PLO announces general strike for tomorrow (Tuesday) in Palestinian territories to "mourn the dead" in Gaza.
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Turkey: U.S. Embassy move encouraged 'massacre' by Israeli security forces
US declares open its embassy in Jerusalem. Ceremony underway
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[email protected]: Big day for Israel. Congratulations.
Israeli forces kill at least 41 Palestinians along Gaza border, including five minors, one of them a girl, Palestinian health ministry says
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[email protected]: "The United States will always be a great friend of Israel and a partner in the cause of freedom and peace."
US declares Jerusalem embassy open
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[email protected]: "Israel is a sovereign nation with the right to determine its own capital. Yet for many years we failed to acknowledge the obvious."
US ambassador to Israel officially announces relocation of embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem
The opening ceremony for the US embassy's move from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem kicks off with Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner attending
Trump: Jerusalem is the capital of Israel and today we implemented the decision to transfer the US embassy to Jerusalem
Deputy Sec of State say moving the embassy "is a step towards advancing peace in this city, in the broader region, and across the world" and says in Jerusalem we "see a glimmer of a future filled with hope".
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[email protected]: "Today we officially open the United States Embassy in Jerusalem."
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Israeli army strikes 5 Hamas targets near Jabaliya
Inauguration ceremony of the US Embassy in Jerusalem starts. Ambassador David Friedman drew applause by referring to the city as "Jerusalem, Israel." More:
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Reported footage of an Israeli airstrike in Gaza today
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Second large explosion seen in same location deep inside northern Gaza. Locals reporting airstrike by Israel
Israeli Police T206H 4XCZP is keeping busy over Jerusalem with the protests against the US Embassy opening today. 1315z6 day ago
Israeli Police T206H 4XCZP is keeping busy over Jerusalem with the protests against the US Embassy opening today. 1315z
Police confront with MK @Ahmad_tibi and Mohammad Baraka in a protest next to the US embassy ceremony in Jerusalem
Israeli war planes bombing north Gaza6 day ago
Israeli war planes bombing north Gaza
Iranian FM Javad Zarif:Israeli government massacres countless Palestinians in cold blood as they protest in world's largest open air prison. Meanwhile, Trump celebrates move of U.S. illegal embassy and his Arab collaborators move to divert attention. A day of great shame.
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Huge blasts inside Gaza as Palestinian media report possible Israeli air strikes on the enclave – report
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Opening ceremony of the US Embassy in Jerusalem begins
Large explosion heard+ plume of dark smoke seen deep inside northern Gaza strip. Likely result of Israeli army activity6 day ago
Large explosion heard+ plume of dark smoke seen deep inside northern Gaza strip. Likely result of Israeli army activity
Another Israeli airstrike in Gaza - Palestinian media6 day ago
Another Israeli airstrike in Gaza - Palestinian media
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40 Palestinians killed by Israeli forces on the Gaza border
Israeli airstrike in Gaza targeting a Hamas outpost6 day ago
Israeli airstrike in Gaza targeting a Hamas outpost
Pictures of two Israeli strikes near Beit Lahya north of Gaza6 day ago
Pictures of two Israeli strikes near Beit Lahya north of Gaza
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Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to hold urgent meeting on Jerusalem and Gaza tonight and review relations with Israel
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Gaza health officials say the number of Palestinians killed by Israeli army fire on the Gaza border has risen to 37
Reports indicate a site belonging to Saraya al-Quds (Palestinian Islamic Jihad military wing) was targeted near Beit Lahya, north of Gaza6 day ago
Reports indicate a site belonging to Saraya al-Quds (Palestinian Islamic Jihad military wing) was targeted near Beit Lahya, north of Gaza
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Palestinian sources report Israeli airstrike in Gaza targeting a Hamas outpost moments ago
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The Palestinian government accused Israel of committing a terrible massacre in Gaza
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Israeli forces kill 28 in Gaza protests as anger mounts over U.S. Embassy
Clash at the Gaza fence: Palestinian kites are setting Israeli fields ablaze. @IKershner at Kfar Aza.
Lebanese minister: Trump's Middle East moves fuel tensions
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25 Palestinians reported killed by Israeli gunfire at border
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Reports out of Gaza note 22 dead so far in border clashes today, as US Embassy is moved to Jerusalem
IDF:A short while ago, 3 militants attempted to place an explosive device near the security fence in Rafah, under the cover of violent riots. In response, the Israeli army fired at the militants, who were killed6 day ago
IDF:A short while ago, 3 militants attempted to place an explosive device near the security fence in Rafah, under the cover of violent riots. In response, the Israeli army fired at the militants, who were killed
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The number of protesters killed in the clashes on the border between Gaza and Israel rises to 25, at least 700 injured, as the protests intensifies
Israeli army says 3 shot dead after trying to plant an IED near the Gaza border fence in the Rafah sector
Hamas position targeted by Israeli army along Gaza border6 day ago
Hamas position targeted by Israeli army along Gaza border
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The Israeli army bombed a monitoring point of Hamas in the northern Gaza Strip
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Israeli army says 35,000 protesters taking part in protests along Israel-Gaza border
Israeli army thwarts attempted terror attack on Gaza border, attacks Hamas outpost
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Death toll of Palestinians at the Israeli border rises to 18
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Hamas military position targeted in northern Gaza strip near Israel's border. Tank seen nearby minutes earlier
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In Gaza, 16 Palestinians killed by Israeli fire, says Palestinian Health Ministry, as more than 10,000 protesters demonstrate along the border. Meanwhile in Jerusalem, thousands of policemen deployed in the city to secure American embassy inauguration ceremony to start at 1600
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Israel army says 35,000 Palestinians protest in Gaza, killed three suspected militants and attacked Hamas position from the air
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Sky News Arabia: Israeli forces attack our crew at Kalandia checkpoint
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Palestinians protest in Ramallah against US Embassy opening in Jerusalem
Trump administration officials attended events linked to the inauguration of the American embassy in Jerusalem later today. Meanwhile outside the embassy compound, few people already start gathering to show their support for the move
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16 Palestinians were killed and more than 500 others injured while trying to cross the border in the Gaza Strip
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[email protected]: U.S. Embassy opening in Jerusalem will be covered live on @FoxNews and @FoxBusiness. Lead up to 9:00 A.M. (eastern) event has already begun. A great day for Israel.
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The number of protesters killed in the clashes on the border between Gaza and Israel rises to 12, at least 500 were injured mostly lightly
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Palestinian Ministry of Health: The number of dead is 9 in clashes with the Israeli forces at East Gaza
British Prime Minister confirms that London is different with Washington on its decision to transfer its embassy to Jerusalem
Prime Minister Theresa May's spokesman says the UK has no plans to move its embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv following the U.S. embassy move to Jerusalem
Reuters: British Prime Minister confirms that London intends to move its embassy to Jerusalem
East of Gaza, ambulances evacuate first wounded.6 day ago
East of Gaza, ambulances evacuate first wounded.
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Toll of Palestinians killed by Israeli fire in Gaza border clashes rises to seven: ministry
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7 Palestinians killed and 500 wounded while trying to cross the border in the Gaza Strip
Reports that at least 6 Palestinians by Israeli army fire Gaza border protests at least 147 injured.
Protesters, mostly young, marching forward towards the Israeli fence  east of Jabalia in the northern Gaza Strip6 day ago
Protesters, mostly young, marching forward towards the Israeli fence east of Jabalia in the northern Gaza Strip
The explosion at the Jordanian port city Aqaba, on the Red Sea's Gulf, near the border with Israel, was due to a pre planned controlled explosion to take down part of the old port. العقبة
Silo filmed in the Aqaba port. Source of the explosion unconfirmed, but sources in Jordan suggest it may actually be an accident (still initial/unconfirmed)
Egypt- video taken by Israelis (from Eilat) showing explosion in Aqaba, Jordan, possibly a result of overshoot of rocket fired by ISIS from Sinai aimed at Eilat
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Turkey's Erdogan says the United States has lost its Middle East mediating role with the U.S. embassy move to Jerusalem.
Second Palestinian Killed in Gaza protests: Health Ministry6 day ago
Second Palestinian Killed in Gaza protests: Health Ministry
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One Palestinian killed in Gaza from Israeli fire: Health Ministry
1st death today: Gaza MoH reports a 21-year-old protester killed by Israeli fire near the Gaza Fence6 day ago
1st death today: Gaza MoH reports a 21-year-old protester killed by Israeli fire near the Gaza Fence
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Two Palestinian women shot by Israeli snipers, one injury in the head.
Ahead of U.S. embassy opening, Netanyahu praises 'exciting day' for Israel
27 wounded so far during the GreatReturnMarch protests in Gaza today, 22 of them injured by Israeli sniper fire - Gaza MoH. Protests also reported in the West Bank6 day ago
27 wounded so far during the #GreatReturnMarch protests in Gaza today, 22 of them injured by Israeli sniper fire - Gaza MoH. Protests also reported in the West Bank
Israeli army: 10,000 Palestinians are violently demonstrating in several locations along Gaza fence with Israel. Thousands more have gathered about half a kilometer and from fence in tent cities.
Israeli military drops warning leaflets into Gaza as border protests build
Gaza-Israel border right now
Intense smoke in northern Gaza Strip from Palestinians burning tires
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Another Palestinian journalist shot in the leg by an Israeli sniper near the GazaFence - Palestinian media
Hezbollah calls US Embassy relocation to Jerusalem "worthless" – reports
Hezbollah deputy leader says last week's attacks on Israeli positions in Golan Heights affirmed 'balance of deterrence'.
Another Palestinian reportedly shot near the GazaFence. So far, Palestinian media report 5 protesters shot by Israeli soldiers today, including a teenage girl6 day ago
Another Palestinian reportedly shot near the GazaFence. So far, Palestinian media report 5 protesters shot by Israeli soldiers today, including a teenage girl
Video shows an Israeli army drone being shot down by armed protesters in Gaza today. Israeli army confirmed the drone fell during operational activity.6 day ago
Video shows an Israeli army drone being shot down by armed protesters in Gaza today. Israeli army confirmed the drone "fell" during operational activity.
Israeli drone that was shot down east to Jabalaya camp6 day ago
Israeli drone that was shot down east to Jabalaya camp
Gaza: The moment Palestinians take down an Israeli drone that was dropping tear gas grenades and flaming material on the tents6 day ago
Gaza: The moment Palestinians take down an Israeli drone that was dropping tear gas grenades and flaming material on the tents
Israeli army confirms another drone fell in Gaza
The Israel Police is preparing for the U.S. embassy move from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem with thousands of policemen deployed through the city
Palestinian protesters cheering after shooting down an israeli drone with stones6 day ago
Palestinian protesters cheering after shooting down an israeli drone with stones
Convoy of water trucks headed to the Gaza border. Will likely be used in conjunction with a heavy duty water cannon brought in earlier. Israel
The Israeli government has called on Ireland to follow the lead of the United States and move its embassy to Jerusalem
On eve of Israel embassy move, top US officials insist they can still push forward the troubled Israeli-Palestinian peace process
Syria: HD sat imagery showing Israel completely destroyed on 10th May a "storage structure (30x15m)" in Damascus International Airport. Geolocation:
Jewish protesters stop at the entrance to Damascus Gate to sing prayers and songs praising Jerusalem1 week ago
Jewish protesters stop at the entrance to Damascus Gate to sing prayers and songs praising Jerusalem
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First Jewish protesters entering Damascus Gate as part of Jerusalem Day's "Flags March."
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Damascus Gate. Protesters chant pro-Israeli slogans
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Clashes between Israeli protesters, Palestinian protesters and police at Damascus Gate
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