Officials have approved building permits for 566 settler homes in annexed east Jerusalem.
Global protests vow to oppose any attempts by new U.S. administration to roll back human rights, target minorities.
In first press conference after U.S. president’s inauguration, Sean Spicer denies video evidence proving crowd turnout lower than for Obama.
John Kelly also confirmed by Senate and sworn in as head of Department of Homeland Security.
New policy statement claims America cannot allow other nations to surpass its military capability.
In statement posted on White House website, new U.S. administration vows to eliminate Climate Action Plan, expand coal, shale oil industry.
Washington event to honor new U.S. president marred by protests that resulted in police action.