Trump vows Israel won't be destroyed on his watch


The prime minister, who had a frosty relationship with Trump's predecessor, heaped praise on the president throughout the two-day visit, declaring: "We understand each other".

The most high-profile moment of Trump's stay in Jerusalem was his visit to the Western Wall, one of the holiest sites in Judaism. "He also said the wall was the reason Israel doesn't have any Mexicans", Meyers said.

And indeed, the settlement issue, which dominated Israeli-American relations under President Obama, was absent from Trump's visit to Israel. "Palestinians are ready to reach for peace", Trump said in his speech at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem, directing his message to Netanyahu and his cabinet ministers, who, in many occasions, have argued that the Palestinians under Abbas are not a willing partner for peace and that they must undergo changes and meet preconditions before reaching a deal with Israel. I will call them, from now on, losers, because that's what they are: They're losers.

"I never mentioned the word or the name Israel".

Meyers responded: "Dude, nobody said you did".

"Thank you", Trump said four times, waiting for the applause to die down, before ad-libbing: "I like you too".

The White House said Trump was being updated on the attacks in Manchester, England, by his national security team. And I think it is a very noble endeavor.

But Trump's remarks notably omitted mention of the long-heralded, two-state solution, which has been a consistent policy supported by American governments for the past 30 years. Israel Israel Israel Israel Israel, okay?

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With Israeli VIPs looking on at Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion airport, Trump boarded Air Force One and departed for Rome, ending his two-day visit to Israel and the West Bank.

The White House noted that Trump and Netanyahu discussed the current situation in Syria and the need for a political solution to the ongoing conflict in that country.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, said he was sending condolences to the families of those murdered and wishes of a speedy recovery to the wounded.

Wrapping up the second stop of his five country worldwide swing since becoming Commander in Chief, President Donald Trump is now on his way to Rome.

"The staff said he was praying but people nearby heard him counting Mississippis", joked Fallon.

In Tehran on Monday, Iran's newly re-elected President Hassan Rouhani ridiculed U.S. strategy in the Middle East, dismissing Trump's summit with Arab leaders in Saudi Arabia as "just a show".

By visiting the Western Wall, a USA president was exposed for the first time to the love and the linkage the Jewish feel for their holiest sites, Hanegbi said, adding: "I believe that we heard an American president that loves Israel and understands Israel" and "is not going to change his commitment to this holy place".

The comedian also pointed out Israeli Ambassador to Israel Ron Dermer's reaction to Trump's remark, who can been seen in the video shaking his head.