Category Archives: Israel

Article 80 and the UN Recognition of a “Palestinian State”

The Algemeiner September 22, 2011 by Howard Grief   In the entire debate now taking place on whether the United Nations Security Council or General Assembly has the right to approve the application of the “Palestinian Authority” to be recognized … Continue reading

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Israeli court rules to revoke citizenship of convicted terrorist

Jpost Breaking News By JPOST.COM STAFF / August 6, 2017 The Haifa District Court ruled on Sunday to approve Interior Minister Aryeh Deri’s request to revoke the citizenship of a man convicted of carrying out a car-ramming and stabbing attack … Continue reading

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Israel grants asylum to persecuted Iranian journalist

World Israel News August 6, 2017 An Iranian journalist threatened with the death penalty in her home country has found refuge in Israel.  Iranian Nada Amin, a journalist whom the Islamic Republic is persecuting for her views, has been granted … Continue reading

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US bill on Israel boycotts sets up free speech battle

Jpost – BDS Threat By Michael Wilner / July 30, 2017 WASHINGTON — Earlier this month, one of America’s largest civil liberties organizations announced opposition to a congressional bill that would target international efforts to boycott, divest and sanction Israel, … Continue reading

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Netanyahu favors capital punishment for Halamish terrorist

Jpost – Israel News By JPOST.COM STAFF, Herb Keinon July 27, 2017 The terrorist who killed Yosef, Chaya and Elad Salomon in Halamish last Shabbat “should simply never smile again,” Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Thursday, advocating the death … Continue reading

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Three arrested for saying Kaddish for slain family on the Temple Mount

Jpost Israeli News By JPOST.COM STAFF / July 25, 2017 Three Israeli Jews were detained on Temple Mount in Jerusalem Tuesday after they recited the Kaddish (the Jewish prayer for the dead) in honor of the Salomon family who were … Continue reading

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Muslim worshipers still refusing to enter Temple Mount

Jpost Israeli News By Jeremy Sharon / July 25, 2017 Despite the removal of metal detectors from the entrances to the Temple Mount, Muslim worshipers are still refusing to enter the compound due to the presence of the newly installed … Continue reading

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