In Brief: Donald Trump's First Day in Israel

From the U.S. president's touch-down at Ben Gurion International Airport to his evening in Jerusalem, here's a summary of Trump's first day in the Jewish state

U.S. President Donald Trump sits next to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and President Reuven Rivlin after landing at Ben Gurion International Airport, May 22, 2017.
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U.S. President Donald Trump arrived in Israel Monday on the first-ever direct flight from Saudi Arabia. After visiting the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem's Old City, Trump became the first sitting U.S. president to visit the Western Wall. Later, Trump held a closed-door meeting with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and delivered remarks in a joint press conference. 

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Here is a summary of Trump's first day in Israel:

>> Exclusive: Trump says Arab leaders ready to take steps toward Israel if peace process gains pace (Barak Ravid)

>> Full transcript of Donald Trump's speech after landing at Israel's Ben Gurion airport in Tel Aviv

>> Full text: Netanyahu tells Trump Israel shares his commitment to peace

>> Trump says he 'never mentioned' Israel in intel leak to Russians (Barak Ravid) 

>> In Israel, Trump fits right in - if only he would stop talking about peace (Chemi Shalev)

>> As Trump hints at making Mideast great again, Netanyahu sets red lines (Bradley Burston)

>> Trump becomes first sitting president to visit Jerusalem’s Old City (Judy Maltz)

>> Trump family gets the Jewish Orthodox experience at Western Wall (Judy Maltz)

>> Why Trump's Western Wall visit is actually bad news for the Israeli right (Anshel Pfeffer)

>> Trump's secretary of state refuses to say Western Wall is in Israel (Amir Tibon)

>> Trump the impossible. Trump the asteroid (Bradley Burston)

>> 'Uncle' Trump will not bring peace (Nitzan Horowitz)

>> Trump on Israeli-Palestinian peace: 'You would love to see that, wouldn't you?' (Amir Tibon and Barak Ravid)

>> Give Ivanka Trump a break, she didn’t get the Western Wall wrong (David B. Green)

>> Melania's slap down and 6 other awkward moments of Trump visit in Israel (Judy Maltz)

>> Trump seeks 'lasting peach' between Israelis and Palestinians. Wait, what?

>> Israeli radio duped by prankster impersonating Trump live on air ahead of president's Israel arrival