{FD} Trump’s Jerusalem decision defended amid Mideast backlash

President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and eventually move the U.S. Embassy there from Tel Aviv continued to have repercussions across the Middle East on Saturday.

{FD} Media goes crazy over Trump announcement on Jerusalem, CNN’s sloppy mistake, and other journalism disasters

The media went nuts when President Trump announced Wednesday that the U.S. recognizes Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and will begin the process of relocating the American embassy there.

{FD} After Trump recognizes Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, evangelicals work for peace between Jews and Arabs

Many evangelical Christians are rejoicing over President Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and to begin planning to move the U.S. Embassy there from Tel Aviv.

{FD} Nikki Haley defends Trump’s Jerusalem decision, blasts UN for ‘hostility toward Israel’

Nikki Haley, the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, on Friday defended President Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital city.

{FD} Jerusalem has been the home of the Jews for 3,000 years – to deny it is Israel’s capital is Fake History

Fake news is a problem, but fake history is worse.

{FD} Judith Miller: Jerusalem, now and eternal

Initial responses were angry and swift, albeit predictable.

{FD} Trump’s Jerusalem decision could incite extremists, Iraq warns

President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital could incite extremists in the region — making conditions “favorable to terrorism” against U.S. targets, Iraq’s government warned Thursday.

{FD} Trump’s Jerusalem decision puts US troops at risk, Iraq warns

U.S. troops in Iraq are at greater risk of being attacked because of President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, Iraq’s government warned Thursday.

{FD} Trump’s Jerusalem move: President’s patented strategy of taking a half-step

With his speech about moving the U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem, President Trump is following a familiar pattern.

{FD} Trump’s Jerusalem move: President’s patented move of taking an half-step

With his speech about moving the U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem, President Trump is following a familiar pattern.

{FD} Trump calls on Saudi Arabia to end Yemen blockade

President Donald Trump on Wednesday called on Saudi Arabia to end its Yemen blockade immediately, citing humanitarian concerns.

{FD} Rick Perry’s pictures from his trip to Saudi Arabia go viral

Energy Secretary Rick Perry seemed to be enjoying his trip to Saudi Arabia in a number of pictures posted by Khalid Al-Falih, Saudi Arabia’s minister of energy, industry and mineral resources.

{FD} Pope Francis: Keep ‘status quo’ in Jerusalem to avoid conflict

Pope Francis spoke in support of the “status quo” in Jerusalem on Wednesday, calling for “wisdom and prudence” in order to avoid conflict.

{FD} Hamas plans ‘day of rage’ in response to Trump’s Jerusalem decision

Palestinian terror group Hamas declared the upcoming Friday a “day of rage” and urged Palestinians to protest President Donald Trump’s move to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and transfer U.S. embassy to the city.

{FD} Trump to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, forge ahead with moving US Embassy

President Trump on Wednesday will order the State Department to begin moving the U.S. Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem from Tel Aviv, senior administration officials said, a move that fulfills a campaign promise made to religious conservatives but one that could inflame tensions across the Middle East.

{FD} Why Trump’s promise to move US embassy to Jerusalem is so controversial

President Trump could officially recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital before Christmas.

{FD} US doesn’t need Qatar air base if Qatar won’t support our fight against terrorism

It’s time to end the Washington myth that the United States must tread carefully in confronting Qatar over its support for Iran, Hamas and radical Islamic groups in order to avoid losing access to a strategic U.S. air base.

{FD} Benghazi suspect convicted on four lesser counts, does not face death penalty

A federal jury found Ahmed Abu Khattala guilty Tuesday on just four of 18 charges related to the deadly 2012 attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, precluding him from facing the death penalty.

{FD} ‘America will always stand with Israel,’ says Pence commemorating UN vote 70 years later

They sat in the same seats, in the same room, and heard the words praising Israel from the same podium from which the nation would be established 70 years ago.

{FD} Benghazi suspect convicted on three lesser counts, does not face death penalty

A federal jury found Ahmed Abu Khattala guilty on just three of 18 charges related to the deadly 2012 attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, precluding him from facing the death penalty.