Category Archives: Judea and Samaria

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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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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Israeli Minister: The Bible — not Google — gives Israel moral right to land

Jpost Arab-Israeli Conflict By Tovah Lazaroff /March 28, 2017 Israel’s moral claim to land comes from the Bible, not Google, Communications Minister Tzachi Hanegbi said in Washington on Tuesday at an event held in support of placing West Bank settlements … Continue reading

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Liberman suggests new peace push afoot, calls for population swaps

Jpost Arab-Israeli Conflict Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman said Monday that any future peace agreement with the Palestinians should not see some current Israeli Arab MKs as citizens of Israel. Writing on his Facebook page, Liberman suggested that a new push … Continue reading

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Bennett: Palestinian state would lead to refugee crisis for Israel

Jpost – Arab Israeli Conflict By Tamara Zieve February 20, 2017 Reiterating his fierce opposition to a two-state solution, Education and Diaspora Affairs Minister Naftali Bennett (Bayit Yehudi) said Monday that the creation of a Palestinian state would see an … Continue reading

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US Congress Rejects UNSC Resolution 2334

B”H 115th CONGRESS 1st Session S. 169 To counter anti-Semitism at the United Nations, and for other purposes. IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES January 17, 2017 Mr. Rubio (for himself and Mr. Cotton) introduced the following bill; which … Continue reading

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Hebrew University archaeologists find 12th Dead Sea Scrolls cave

Jpost – Israel News By Daniel K. Eisenbud February 8, 2017   Archaeologists Oren Gutfeld and Ahiad Ovadia survey the cave. (photo credit:COURTESY OF CASEY L. OLSON AND OREN GUTFELD) After years of fruitless searches for further Dead Sea Scrolls … Continue reading

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