The White House-driven effort is a sharp shift from the practice of previous USA administrations that typically gave secretaries of state those responsibilities.
"This is President Trump's first visit outside the USA, and the honor is ours that he has chosen to come to Jerusalem, the capital of Israel, and - of course - to the State of Israel", Netanyahu said Sunday morning at the start of the weekly Cabinet meeting.
The Israeli part of his visit then resumes with a 1 p.m. wreath-laying ceremony at the Yad Vashem Holocaust museum.
The Western Wall, the holiest site where Jews can pray, is located in east Jerusalem, which was occupied by Israel in 1967 and later annexed in a move never recognised by the global community.
Israeli media reported the package includes economic concessions and opening the border crossing between the West Bank and Jordan 24 hours a day.
Earlier on Monday, aboard Air Force One en route to Israel, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson also addressed the alleged leak in a briefing to reporters.
"We look forward to receiving President Trump and we want to work with you and with the president these coming years to strengthen our great alliance". Trump has also retreated from a campaign pledge to move the U.S. Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, bending to the same diplomatic and security concerns as other presidents who have made similar promises.
A senior USA administration official told Reuters last week that Trump remained committed to his campaign pledge to ultimately relocate the embassy but did not plan to announce such a move while on his trip. "I can tell you that the Palestinians are ready to reach for peace", Trump said.
The president will discuss bilateral relations and Israeli-Palestinian conflict with both leaders separately.
Trump will arrive in Israel today and meet Netanyahu.
Having insisted that he was capable of striking the "ultimate deal" for peace between Palestinians and Israelis, Trump made no mention of a two-state solution, which has always been considered internationally as the preferred solution but which Israel's right-wing government has publicly begun to shy away from.
His first stop will be the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, built at the site where Christians believe Jesus was crucified, buried and resurrected.
And on the eve of Trump's visit, an Israeli official said Mr Netanyahu's cabinet has approved confidence building measures with the Palestinians, including allowing building in a West Bank area.
Israel considers the entire city to be its capital.
"But we need two willing parties", he said.
Members of Netanyahu's coalition government have expressed their concerns that entering new peace talks would force Israel to give up territory and curtail construction in West Bank settlements.
Most foreign nations' embassies in Israel, including that of the USA since 1966, are in Tel Aviv. President Trump underscored the United States' ironclad commitment to Israel's security, including to the maintenance of Israel's Qualitative Military Edge.
"The wall is part of Jerusalem", he said, declaring only an undeniable fact accepted by all sides.
When another hunter fatally shot the elephant, which collapsed on top of Botha, according to Afrikaans news site Netwerk 24 . According to the website , Theunis "perfected leopard and lion hunting safaris with hounds in Africa".
Usmanov - the U.S. sports mogul, who controls a 67 per cent stake - is striking at Kroenke at the point of greatest weakness. However, he blamed the uncertainty over his future for contributing to the club failing to qualify for the Champions League.
The forecast may look a bit unnerving with rain chances almost every day, but no wash-outs or all day long rains are expected. In the afternoon we'll see cloud cover return, but not before we warm the air into the mid to upper 60s through the area.
The recall, which applies only to the harness restraint and not the entire auto seat, will begin July 17, the company said. Graco Children's Products Inc.is recalling eight models of their Graco My Ride 65 convertible child restraints.
For the past two days, Ginobili has found himself fielding countless questions about whether he plans to return for a 16th season. The Spurs never won less than 50 games with the Argentinian on the roster. "Here we go again!'" Lacob, frankly, is right.
The referendum will ask the Taiwanese public if they agree that a marriage should be a union between a man and a woman, Yu said. It could still take up to two years before same-sex marriages are allowed to be performed.
China claims nearly the entire South China Sea , a key shipping lane that is believed to be rich in marine and mineral resources. The reef is one of the several Chinese-controlled features in the South China Sea where China has carried out reclamation work.
The Lowcountry is being monitored for a potential tornado watch as conditions become increasingly favorable for severe weather. A curfew from 7 p.m.to 6 a.m. was imposed in Autryville, a town of about 200 people about 15 miles east of Fayetteville.
President Abbas assures me he is ready to work toward that goal in good faith, and Prime Minister Netanyahu has promised the same. The U.S. has never recognized Israeli sovereignty over parts of the Old City seized in the 1967 war.
Rodrigo Duterte's trip to Moscow started on Monday, the Philippine leader will spend five days in Russian Federation . Next week, Duterte is expected to sign a similar agreement in Russian Federation on his visit to Moscow and St.
The Wisconsin Republican says in a written statement that he has wanted investigations that "follow the facts wherever they lead". Rather, he said, Trump was trying to calm concerns the Russians may have had about fixing deteriorating U.S. -Russia relations.
Jaguar confirms 600-horsepower XE SV Project 8 super sedan
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Mosul residents deny findings of US probe into Iraq strike
A USA military investigation found the strike inadvertently triggered explosives placed in the building by IS fighters. But it has grown riskier for civilians as the battleground shrinks in the highly populated older section of the city.
Elvis and red velvet boost value of jet up for auction
What makes this plane so different from others, however, is that Elvis shared ownership of it with his father, Vernon Presley . His provocative dancing and hit records turned him into one of the 20th century's most recognizable icons.
Giants beat Cubs 6-4
With one out and runners on first and second, Hunter Strickland got Willson Contreras to bounce into an inning-ending double play. The start of the game was delayed 70 minutes as rain moved through the Chicago area much of the afternoon before easing.
Scotland retain London Sevens crown in style
It was all England in the second half with Dan Norton and James Rodwell scoring two unanswered tries to advance to the semifinals. Scotland retained their London Sevens title following a 12-7 victory over England in the final at Twickenham .