That's only 3,000 years ago. Because the UN deems the descendants of Palestinian refugees to be refugees, too, their number has swelled to more than 5m.
According to the statement, the extraordinary meeting comes within the framework of a European initiative in light of recent developments on the issue of Jerusalem. "It would be absolutely inhumane to cut the aid". The leaders' faces were crossed out, and the words "Zionism = Nazism = facsim", "USA = ISIS = Terror" written across the US flag. He added that Kushner's family has a deep relationship with Israeli PM Netanyahu.
A Palestinian child is arrested and blindfolded by Israeli soldiers.
"This decision is aimed at punishing Palestinian political leaders and forcing them to make political concessions", said Eric Schwartz, president of Refugees International and a former US assistant secretary of state.
Zomlot said that Trump himself now insists that Jerusalem is "off the table".
Gaza writer Omar Ghraieb was among many social media users using the hashtag #DignityIsPriceless to talk about UNRWA's work. No country has its embassy in Jerusalem.
According to Blumenthal, this move signaled a "break with decades of American policy and an explosion, a detonation of the two-state solution".
In Al-Duheisha Refugee Camp in Bethlehem they arrested Hamas leader Karim Ayyad, in addition to a Palestinian youth.
Senior Israeli and Palestinian officials, including ministers from both sides, met at a ceremony Tuesday in the first high-level encounter since US President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital.
How dare Pence voice his support for Trump's Jerusalem announcement and deliver a pro-Israel speech before the Israeli parliament?
"The hardest deal in history to put together", he said. I visited Shuafat in 1982, and I recall it even then as a sad, sullen place whose residents dreamed of homes to which they would never return. "An important visit that we are hopeful would further strengthen our bilateral relations", Dr. Majdi Khaldi, diplomatic adviser to Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, told PTI over the phone from Amman, Jordan. Jerusalem has been the capital of the Jewish people since the time of King David.
A checkpoint for Palestinians to enter such areas was marked with a forbidding sign installed by the army: "The entrance for Israeli citizens is forbidden".
Though shunned by the Palestinians, the Trump administration says it remains committed to helping them and Israel negotiate a peace deal.
The FPA said the journalist was asked to remove her bra during a search and, when she refused, was denied entry.
"We anticipate having a small version of it open by next year", Trump said, apparently confirming reports that the embassy will temporarily be in a building already owned by the United States, while a larger new embassy is built.