"We have made a decision to cancel the traditional Christmas singing and dancing because we are in a time of dispute, because of what Trump has said about Jerusalem", city spokesman Salem Sharara said.
"Reports that Christmas events were canceled this year are incorrect", said Ali Salam who is mayor of the town in northern Israel.
Festivities in the mostly-Muslim town in Israel will go on mostly as planned, contrary to what mayor Ali Salam said in a press conference on Thursday. Most of the residents are Arab citizens of Israel - 69 percent are Muslim and almost 31 percent Christian.
Nazareth's imposing Basilica of the Annunciation is built on a site that many Christian faithful believe was the childhood home of Jesus' mother, Mary.
Reuters pointed out that the Palestinian town of Bethlehem, where Jesus was born, also briefly switched off its Christmas lights last week in protest. Almost 70 percent are Muslim and about 30 percent are Christian.
Israel has been self-proclaiming Jerusalem as its capital since the Arab Springs of 1967, but neither the Palestinians nor the global community ever recognized the claim - until Trump, that is. But the claim is not recognised by the global community or Palestinians.
He described his decision to recognize Jerusalem as the seat of Israel's government as merely based on reality. "This shows the world that Jerusalem as the capital of Israel is not up for negotiation, and America is and shall always remain a loyal ally of Israel". The holy city, the Palestinians insist, is "Palestinian" and must be the capital of a future Palestinian state.
He also called on the Pope, churches and "our Christian brothers to devote their Sunday prayers to Jerusalem".
Nevertheless, the local administration has already walked back his aggressive position somewhat, conceding "there are commercial interests of the city and we are used to hundreds of thousands [of Christians] coming for this season".
And this is not their first such act in response to the Trump announcement.
The Patriots hosted Britt for a free agent visit during the 2014 offseason but opted to sign wide receiver Brandon LaFell instead. NFL.com's Ian Rapoport is reporting that such an agreement is a two-year deal through the 2018-19 season.
The announcement was made by Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aimé during The Game Awards on Thursday night. There is now no Bayonetta 3 release date for Nintendo Switch , with the trailer not even hinting at a release year.
Wu's family said the 26-year-old had taken part in a rooftopping challenge that promised 100,000 yuan (US$15,000) in prize money. In his videos on Weibo , Yongning said he relied on martial arts training and careful planning when scaling skyscrapers.
At the moment, Spotify boasts over 140 million monthly users while Apple Music has over 30 million subscribers. The new service could help appease record-industry executives who have pushed for more revenue from YouTube .
The two states would take out a 35-year, $1.75 billion loan, with NY paying it back using money from its budget. In the first decade of this century, however, construction was about to begin on new rail tunnels into NY .
For Ireland, the value of Facebook's headquarters here is mainly the jobs created not the corporation tax it pays, Mr Coffey said. Ireland has now opened an account for Apple to deposit the money in, though both it and Apple have appeals against the decision.
Federal regulations prohibit smoking on an aircraft or tampering with a smoke detector, which is typically punished by a fine. A friend of Curbello's told KOIN 6 News that she had taken Curbello to a mental health crisis center days before her trip.
The Mayweather-McGregor fight was said to draw in 6.7 million pay-per-view buys around the world, earning him around $100 million. He took to social media over the weekend, calling out Conor and saying he'll be ready in 2018.
Rigler said it takes about two weeks for the body to react to the killed virus in the vaccine to build up an immunity. The Health District keeps a list online of pharmacy and drugstore locations where flu shots are available.
SpaceX to launch, land at Cape Canaveral
The fresh residents, led by Soyuz commander Anton Shkaplerov, will fly to the station inside the Russian Soyuz MS-07 spacecraft. Since the incident, SpaceX had moved its launches to Pad 39A, which is where the Apollo missions to the Moon had blasted off.
Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame 2018 Inductees Named
The nominees were voted on by a collection of over nine-hundred artists, historians, and other key people in the music industry. The list of nineteen acts nominated for induction in 2018 included a broad spectrum of styles and genres.
Ambassador Haley Says Trump Accusers Have Right To Be Heard
In October, Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said all of Trump's accusers - more than a dozen women - are lying . Haley, however, broke from the usual response of the Trump administration to say that it is for the people to decide.
5.9 magnitude quake rocks Iran
In the epicenter of the quake, which struck at about 12:43 local time, the tremor measured magnitude 7-8 points. Iranian state TV says a 6-magnitude quake has jolted a western region near the border with Iraq.
Here comes the flood: Site C approved. Again
In the lead up to Horgan's decision, the two nations said finishing the now $10.7-billion dam would prompt a $1-billion lawsuit. The commission's report made no recommendations to government about its decision, but its report did question B.C.
USA mother kicked off flight for breastfeeding toddler
Then, after riding back home, Rui's father, who suffers from heart ailments, collapsed and had to be rushed to the emergency room. They lost their house and possessions, including her piano, in Hurricane Harvey , and are now living in temporary housing.
Apple to buy music recognizing app Shazam
However, that would be less than the over $US1 billion valuation Shazam announced after its 2015 round of funding. Shazam , which is based in London, said previous year that it had reached one billion downloads on smartphones.