On Monday 22 January 2018, a special plenary session of the Knesset opened at 14:00 with US Vice President Mike Pence. The meeting opened with a speech by Edelstein, the speaker of the Knesset. The leader of the United Arab List, Ayman Ude, immediately left the meeting room in protest. The rest of the members…

The Palestinian Central Council has called on Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) to suspend recognition of Israel in response to US President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem al-Quds as the Tel Aviv regime’s capital. On Monday, the council voted in favor of ordering the PLO to halt its recognition of Israel until it officially recognizes…