Jared Kushner's father-in-law, Donald Trump, seems to have faith in him. The millionaire has been named senior adviser to the president-elect. Who is this 36-year-old confidante of the soon to be most powerful man of the United States?
Political leaders are bidding farewell to late US Senator John McCain in Washington. Former Presidents Barack Obama and George W. Bush delivered eulogies, but current President Donald Trump wasn't invited.
The US president's son-in-law is one of several White House staff to lose access to top secret intelligence briefings. Kushner has seen his adviser role weakened since Donald Trump made John Kelly his chief of staff.
In December, Trump reversed decades of US policy to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu termed the decision "historic" during his meeting with US president on Monday.
As Israel marked the anniversary of what it calls the Jerusalem's "unification" following the 1967 war, two very different marches took place. Despite underlying tension, there was a joyful mood on the part of many.
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