Monthly Archives: December 2016

City of David unveils latest groundbreaking archeological discovery to mark jubilee year

Jpost – Israel News By DANIEL K. EISENBUD \12/27/2016 Regev: UN resolution is ridiculous, cannot undo thousands of years of Jewish history. Sephardi Chief Rabbi Shlomo Amar, Culture and Sports Minister Miri Regev, and Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat attend City … Continue reading

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Our World: Obama’s war against America

Jpost – Opinion By CAROLINE B. GLICK \12/26/2016 In 1989, following her tenure as President Ronald Reagan’s ambassador to the United Nations, Jeane Kirkpatrick described how the Palestinians have used the UN to destroy Israel. Following outgoing US President Barack … Continue reading

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Iranian dissidents to Trump: Break with Obama’s pro-Iran policy

Jpost – Middle East By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL \12/26/2016 Activists and former political prisoners call for a democratic government in Tehran. Exiled Iranians protest against executions and stonings in Iran during a demonstration on December 10, 2013 in Berlin. (photo credit:(ERIC … Continue reading

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Liberman dubs Paris peace conference ‘modern day Dreyfus trial’

Jpost – Israel News By GIL HOFFMAN \12/26/2016 The Middle East peace conference planned by the French for January 15 will be similar to the antisemitic trial of French Jewish artillery officer Alfred Dreyfus in 1894, Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman … Continue reading

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Analysis: Obama flunks Israeli politics 101

Jpost – Arab-Israeli Conflict By GIL HOFFMAN \12/25/2016 By declining to veto the anti-Israeli resolution of the UN, it seems that US President Barack Obama has played into the hands of the Israeli Right once more. Just as Education Minister … Continue reading

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Jewish groups ‘disappointed’ with US vote on settlements

Jpost -Diaspora By TAMARA ZIEVE \12/24/2016 Key US Jewish organizations swiftly spoke out against their country’s decision to abstain on a UN Security Council resolution adopted Friday, which condemns Israeli settlement activity as illegal. Both the AJC and the Jewish … Continue reading

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UNSC Settlement Resolution

The portions of this UNSC resolution goes against Article 6 of the Anglo-American Treaty of 1924 which guarantees close Jewish settlement on the land. This treaty has the same wording as the Mandate for Palestine and the rights created under … Continue reading

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