Israel captured east Jerusalem, in the 1967 Mideast war and annexed the area in a move that is not internationally recognised.
The cancellation of the friendly football match between Argentina and Israel in Jerusalem al-Quds comes at a time when at least 125 Palestinians have been killed by Israeli forces since the "Great March of Return" began in the Gaza Strip on March 30. "The democratic country and plural state [composed of Jews, Muslims and Christians], will always eagerly await the chance to receive one of the stars of Argentine sport".
The match against Israel was set to be Argentina's final warm-up game before the start of the World Cup on June 14.
Before 1948, Malha was an Arab village of about 2,000 people, but they were forced to flee in April that year when Israeli paramilitary groups attacked. Macri, however, informed Netanyahu that he would abide by rules imposed by worldwide soccer's governing body which prevent governments from interfering in such sporting decisions.
Culture and Sports Minister Miri Regev received updated from the game's producer, Danny Ben Naim, on the efforts to reverse the Argentinean decision.
While Palestinian officials and activists from the grassroots Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement had appealed to Messi to not take part in what they called a political stunt, the only threat they leveled against the player was that his popularity would suffer.
"Unfortunately, we have Trojan Horses in the Knesset who give headwind to terrorism", she said.
Israeli President Reuven Rivlin said it was a sad morning for Israeli sports fans, including his own grandchildren.
On retuning to Argentina: "I had to leave Argentina when I was very little and there are things I miss a lot".
That has undoubtedly disrupted Jorge Sampaoli's preparation plans and it seems highly unlikely that a new friendly will be scheduled in time before the Argentinasquad heads to Russian Federation.
Reportedly, the game between was cancelled when Messi refused to go there and said he is a human before a footballer.
David de Leon, spokesman for the disaster agency, said authorities had already evacuated about 300 people from nearby areas. Some ash reached the capital of Guatemala City about 25 miles away, forcing the closure of its worldwide airport.
But over the past half century, it has become the expectation that people know the basic narrative of the first lady's activities. In a statement from her office after the event, Trump did not mention her time away from the White House's public schedule.
Trudeau has slammed the move, and declared just hours later that Canada would match USA tariffs "dollar-for-dollar". Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks during a news conference in Ottawa, Ontario on Thursday, May 31, 2018.
The model brings together the iconic design heritage of the French luxury vehicle brand and legendary toy brick makers LEGO. The French racing blue exterior of the toy Chiron hides some of the most interesting creations LEGO has ever made.
Only the United States voted in favour of the second draft resolution, while there were three negative votes and 11 abstentions. The US draft would have condemned Hamas for the recent escalation after firing a barrage of rockets into Israel on Tuesday.
Meanwhile, Trump's team continues to negotiate to achieve Trump's pet project of reducing the trade deficit. It's the most specific the administration has been about the timing for the duties to take effect.
He arrived for the meeting accompanied by the senior USA officials who have overseen an extraordinary diplomatic opening. The visit comes ahead of a summit planned for June 12, which Trump canceled but now says may take place after all.
The new features announced on Monday are created to reignite interest in the category from users and developers. While iOS 12 does not drop support for any of the older iPhones, the same is not the case with watchOS 5 .
Those charges stem from his alleged use of a donor list from a charity he founded, The Mission Continues, to benefit his campaign. Greitens' resignation also allows him to avoid the distinction of becoming the first Missouri governor to be impeached.
Microsoft acquires Github for $7.5bn
Microsoft has since become more involved in the software development field even working with rivals Android and iOS. Wanstrath will be replaced as CEO by Nat Friedman, the former CEO of Xamarin, which Microsoft acquired in 2016 .
Hundreds of homes destroyed by volcano lava in Hawaii
Snyder said it was hard to count homes in that area from the air because of steam produced from lava entering the ocean. Lava has now covered about 7.7 square miles of the roughly 4,000 square mile island, according to the USGS .
Singapore Details Restart of World's Longest Flight
Singapore Airlines confirmed on Wednesday that it's going to relaunch its nonstop service between NY and Singapore in October. Singapore will deploy its new fleet of next-generation, carbon-composite Airbus A350-900ULR airliners for the flight.
European Central Bank is not yet ready to intervene in Italy
The Japanese Yen caused the Topix Index to fall for the seventh straight session, the longest such streak since September 2016. Prices for United States government bonds surged as investors shifted money from stocks into lower-risk investments.