"The president does remain committed to achieving a lasting peace agreement between the Israelis and the Palestinians", the White House Principal Deputy Press Secretary Raj Shah told reporters.
President Donald Trump has scheduled a physical health exam for early next year at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center and will share the results with the public, the White House announced Thursday, a day after Trump's slurred speech sparked concern about his health.
President Donald Trump's recent decision breaks with long-standing USA policy.
"Well, I know for a fact there are a lot of happy people in this room", he said.
Andre Ayew's West Ham beat Chelsea
During his post-match interview, a dismayed Antonio Conte said "This is the fourth defeat in 16 games". Bakayoko satisfied me with his performance". "This is not our case this season". "It is impossible.
The Wednesday decision stoked global outrage, as it declares Jerusalem Israel's de facto capital.
That the lamp burned for eight days - the miracle celebrated by Jews around the world on Hannukah, shows "God's presence in his dwelling place and a symbol of the faith and resilience of the Jewish people".
Trump introduced Rabbi Meir Yaakov Soloveichik of Congregation Shearith Israel, America's first Jewish congregation, and presented the first of two special menorahs to be lit at the celebration.
Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer, who is Jewish, was at the reception wearing a kippah.
Further signs of looming United States war with North Korea
Amid the joint United States exercises in South Korea, the Chinese navy and air force has been conducting its own military drills. This week, the USA and South Korea held air force drills involving more than 200 aircraft, including six U.S.
He then introduced Louise Lawrence-Israels, a Holocaust survivor who spent the first three years of her life hiding in an attic in Amsterdam.
Yesterday, the White House held the traditional Hanukkah candle lighting ceremony.
Congressional Democrats, as well as Jewish leaders who have been critical of Trump, were excluded from the guest list, The New York Times reported.
"We're especially pleased to see the manufacturing sector roaring back to life, adding a total of 159,000 jobs since President Trump took office after averaging a loss of more than 1,000 jobs per month during the past year of the previous administration", she said.
Benitez rues same old story for struggling Newcastle
Newcastle skipper Jamaal Lascelles has provided manager Rafael Benitez with a major boost ahead of Saturday's Premier League clash with Leicester .