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Jason D. Greenblatt, Assistant to the President and Special Representative for International Negotiations

The time has come for President Abbas to choose between hateful rhetoric and concrete and practical efforts to improve the quality of life of his people and lead them to peace and prosperity. Notwithstanding his highly inappropriate insults against members of the Trump administration, the latest iteration being his insult of my good friend and ...
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Readout of the Gaza Conference at the White House

The White House Office of the Press Secretary March 14, 2018 Yesterday, the White House hosted a conference with representatives from 20 countries, including Israel and many Arab states, to discuss solutions to the worsening humanitarian and economic conditions in Gaza. The conference, convened by White House Senior Advisor Jared Kushner, Special Representative for International ...
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U. S. Consulate General Closed on March 9, 2018, for the Jerusalem Marathon

The City of Jerusalem is hosting “Jerusalem Marathon 2018” on Friday, March 9, 2018.  Due to the road closures associated with this event, the Consulate General will be closed to the public for routine consular services.  Those U.S. citizens needing emergency passport services on March 9 should contact the American Citizen Services Unit of U.S. ...
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Demonstration Alert – U. S. Consulate General Jerusalem for the West Bank

Location: Anti-American protests or demonstrations are expected throughout the West Bank on Wednesday, February 28, 2018. Event Due to anticipated protests/demonstrations, the U.S. Consulate General is prohibiting official travel into the West Bank on February 28, 2018. Employees of the U.S. Consulate General and their family members continue to be prohibited from personal travel into the ...
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