PM Netanyahu welcomed the new American ambassador to Israel and said that David Friedman's "visit to Kotel was a strong gesture of solidarity."
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Ambassador David Friedman has officially taken over at the American embassy in Israel.
With the United States' decision to move its embassy from Tel Aviv to Israel's eternal capital now up in the air, PM Netanyahu says that the move will not adversely affect the peace process, but instead make peace more attainable.
This week, the USAF and IAF will cooperate in a joint flight drill in southern Israel.
Rabid readying has already begun for Donald Trump's upcoming visit to Jerusalem, including turning the King David Hotel "into a virtual fortress."