In 2008 Barack Obama said: Jerusalem will remain the Capital of Israel
On the 4th June 2008, Barack Obama, in a statement to the American Israel Public Affairs Committee, stated that: “Jerusalem will remain the capital of Israel”.
Is Tel Aviv the Capital of Israel?
The Israeli Government Basic Law states that Jerusalem is the Capital of Israel
The Jewish People determined Jerusalem to be its capital 3,000 years ago.
Donald Trump and Jerusalem, the Capital of Israel
In 1995, the US Congress passed the Jerusalem Embassy Act of 1995.
The United States recognised Jerusalem as the capital of the State of Israel in 1995, under the Presidency of Bill Clinton
UK Premium Bond Winners, with Prizes of £5,000 or more, in December 2017
Over half the major prizes, in December 2017, were won by Premium Bonds purchased during 2014 to 2017. I wonder if this means that more Premium Bonds are being sold in recent years, as the draw is after all, totally random.
On marriage to Prince Harry, Will Megan Markle be able to keep her US Citizenship?
Former Buckingham Palace press secretary Dickie Arbiter told News Corp said the citizenship issue surrounding Miss Markle was ‘an interesting one’. ‘Meghan can marry Harry but it would be in her interest to become a British citizen,’ he said.
May not even NEED British citizenship, let alone give up her American one.
There is also a precedent, already discussed way back in he past….
How does Universal Credit affect the Child Benefit portion
If all your children were born before 6 April 2017
You get the child element for all your children.
If one or more of your children were born on or after 6 April 2017
You could get the child element of Child Tax Credit for up to 2 children. You might get the child element for more children if exceptions apply.
Since at least as early as 1392, the date of the 1st April has been used as “April Fools Day”.
It has also been common for the “April Fool pranks and stories” to only be applied until 12 midday on the 1st April, and never any earlier than the 1st April itself.
The new 12-sided £1 Coin is classed as the most secure coin in the world, made with a number of features that make it much more difficult to counterfeit.
This new coin becomes legal tender on 28th March 2017.
From 2017: President Donald Trump plans to deport 2 to 3 million undocumented immigrants.
Between 2009 and 2015 President Barack Obama removed more than 2.5 million people through immigration orders.
Between 2001 and 2009 President George W. Bush’s deported just over two million.
The Safest Countries on Earth, and the Most Dangerous.
From 1 to 163, with Iceland as the Safest, and Syria coming last as the most dangerous.
Who pays for Buckingham Palace repairs?
There are reports that Buckingham Palace needs £369m of essential repairs.
Some say these repairs should be paid by the Queen, while others say it should be paid by the Government.
The Crown Estates owns Buckingham Palace and therefore is the body that should theoretically pay for the repairs.
21% of Brits would NOT retaliate if attacked by Nuclear Strike According to a poll at YouGov.co.uk, 21% of the …
British border checks in Calais were set up in 2003 under the Le Touquet Treaty. This means that at Calais …
“If You Know Of Any Addicts, Go Ahead And Kill Them Yourself”, President Duterte On The Phillippines’ Bloody War On …
About 30% of Asian or Black or Muslim voters voted to Leave Europe A BBC article quotes the following: 67% of …
Remain campaign treated Leave Voters like idiots How many people voted Leave based on the way the Remain side treated …
Does the Royal Family actually cost anything, once everything is taken into account?
£4.15 Annual Gross Income to HM Treasury per year, per head of population, from Crown Estates.
£0.62 Annual Cost of the Royal family per year, per head of population, taken from that Crown Estates Income, leaving:
£3.53 NET Annual Income to HM Treasury per year, per head of population