In 2014, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie used the phrase "occupied territories" to refer to the West Bank and other areas where Palestinians live in Israel that are administered under Israeli control.
"I would like to congratulate Donald Trump, the President of the US on his decision to transfer the US Embassy to our capital on Israel's 70th Independence Day", he wrote in English on his Twitter account.
Mr Erekat said the United States move "reflects their total insensitivities to what goes on in this region".
He then ordered the State Department to start looking for a site for an embassy in the city.
Turkey's foreign ministry condemned the move and warned that President Trump's decision will "open the gates of hell". "There is no greater gift than that!" he said.
The embassy move is expected to complicate efforts to restart peace talks between the Israelis and Palestinians - and jeopardise the traditional, if disputed, USA role as an "honest broker" in efforts to resolve one of the world's most intractable conflicts.
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has reportedly approved security arrangements for moving the embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. The U.S. ambassador to Israel and a small team of embassy personnel will make the initial move.
State Department lawyers, meanwhile, were examining whether it is legal to accept private donations to fund a diplomatic mission, following a proposal by Las Vegas casino magnate and pro-Israel hawk Sheldon Adelson to pay for the new embassy.
The decision to move the embassy was widely condemned by the global community over concerns the action would undermine the prospects for peace deal between Israelis and Palestinians. "I don't want people to be able to say it was Jewish money". "Thank you President Trump for your leadership and friendship".
Skiing in her favorite discipline after already registering an Olympic start should only calm the nerves she experienced Thursday. It was a stark contrast to the past few days when three of the four opening Alpine races were postponed because of bad weather.
For him to go out there and do that, with that pressure - that's incredible ". "I really can't wait to see what happens in 2018". Pernilla Winberg, Sweden: The winger notched three points, including a pair of goals, in Sweden's 8-0 blowout over Team Korea .
You guys love it. "We will not be gaslighted into thinking that we are responsible for a tragedy that we had nothing to do with". Kamala Harris of California, Elizabeth Warren of MA and Cory Booker of New Jersey, along with New York Gov.
The potholes on numerous roads may also be filled with water, which also requires motorists to slow down in some areas. National Weather Service forecasters said Tuesday morning that up to two inches of rain has already fallen.
The ice will result in very slippery conditions on sidewalks, roads and bridges, including during Tuesday's morning commute. There is a chance of more precipitation late Thursday through Sunday , with a snow-freezing rain mix possible.
TextHelp withdrew the plugin as a security measure, and a number of the affected websites were also taken offline. They addend: "At this stage there is nothing to suggest that members of the public are at risk".
Helping things along is a 4500k selfie light and AI-enhanced Beautify 4.0 to analyze a face and offer custom improvements. The base variant has 3GB RAM and 32GB storage space and the high-end variant has 4GB RAM and 64GB RAM .
Saturday and Sunday are expected to have highs of 30-31 degrees, with warmer temperatures next week - up to 47 degrees Tuesday . The National Weather Service says for the upcoming days they do not see any big upcoming weather events.
Raiders receive four compensatory draft picks
The Vikings benefited from the rule change, when they received the Chiefs fifth-round compensatory pick via trade. Depending on what they gave up to acquire Marcus Peters, the Rams may not have many picks in the 2018 draft.
Dems Flip KY House Seat In District Trump Won By Huge Margin
Dan Johnson killed himself in December after adamantly denying the sexual assault allegations from the pulpit of his church. Linda Belcher took 68.45 percent of the vote in a special election against Rebecca Johnson for Kentucky House District 49 .
Trump says kissing 'never happened!'
Her sister and then-boyfriend confirmed to the Times two years ago that they heard about it at the time. Earlier this month, porn star Stephanie Clifford claimed she is free to detail her affair with Trump.
The Google app has a screenshot editing feature in beta
New users, on the other hand, will need to head over to the Play Store to download and install G Pay on their handset. There is also priority in the app, which will allow you to see which emails are from your friends and family first.
JD Martinez, Red Sox Finally Agree To A Deal
With Martinez likely entrenched in the DH spot, that leaves Hanley Ramirez and Mitch Moreland to share duties at first base. The Diamondbacks will present opposing pitchers with a formidable lineup once again this season, even if a J.D.
Toy Story Land to open at Walt Disney World on June 30
The original Toy Story movie came out in 1995 and was followed by two others, Toy Story 2 in 1999 and Toy Story 3 in 2010. If you were born in the 90's or you're a Disney film junkie, then you probably love the Toy Story films.
BMW X4 - price, specs and release date
The 2019 BMW X4 reaches U.S. dealers in July, priced from $50,450 for the four-cylinder model, and $60,450 for the M40i. The new X4 is longer and wider than its predecessor , with more space in-between its front and rear axles.