Rabbi Aryeh Lightstone has been working for U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman for several months, but previously worked at Shining City, which gave millions of shekels to Im Tirzu from unknown sources
David Friedman is Donald Trump's designated U.S. Ambassador to Israel.
During Trump's presidential run, Friedman was among the top advisers to say the president-elect would recognize united Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and implement Congress' decision to move the U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem.
Friedman, an Orthodox bankruptcy lawyer who has for years worked for Trump and his real estate business, is positioned on the far right of the Israeli political map - more hardline in his views than Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
State Department says David Friedman's claim that Israel 'only occupies 2 percent of the West Bank' does not reflect a new policy on behalf of Washington
The term 'two-state solution' has lost its meaning, U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman said in an interview with Israeli media, and a new peace plan is in the works
U.S. Ambassador to Israel's Participation in Peace Talks Is Good News for Palestinians, State Dept. Spokesperson Says
David Friedman is the first U.S. ambassador to Israel to participate in a meeting between American and Palestinian negotiators, without any Israeli presence, since the late 1990s
Despite Abbas' initial objections, Friedman joined Trump's special envoy Greenblatt in talks with Palestinian negotiators
After Labeling Them 'Worse Than Kapos,' U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman Meets With J Street
After fighting his confirmation due to his rhetoric, J Street delegation and Democratic Congressmen meet with David Friedman in Tel Aviv. Source: 'Friedman committed to meeting with all U.S.-Jewish organizations and stands by his word'
U.S. Envoy to Israel Engaged Israeli Gov't, U.S. Jews in Bid to Resolve Kotel Crisis, U.S. Official Says
Trump administration encouraging 'continued dialogue,' official adds, but not getting involved directly as of now
David Friedman says he was amazed by the reaction of the one of the major Jewish organizations to the crisis, a day after the chairman of the Jewish Agency's Board of Governors announces evaluation of relations
'Great feeling for peace throughout the Middle East,' says the U.S. president at a meeting with his Israeli counterpart
Before the election, Jason Greenblatt and David Friedman penned a joint position paper putting Trump far to the right on Israel and the Palestinians. Now they seem to be dragging the administration in different directions