Tag Archives: History

As I See It: An open letter to Jared Kushner

Jpost Opinion By Melanie Phillips / August 3, 2017 Dear Jared Kushner, I have been reading the remarks you made to a group of congressional interns about the difficulties of finding a solution to the Middle East conflict. Among other … Continue reading

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Rivlin lifts Olmerts prison release restrictions

Jpost – Israel News By Eliyahu Kamisher / July 4, 2017 President Reuven Rivlin decided on Monday to ease the conditions for former prime minister and convicted felon Ehud Olmert’s early release from prison, removing some of the restrictions imposed … Continue reading

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Knesset and the Congress jointly mark 50 years since the reunification of Jerusalem

Watch Live  Joint Knesset-Congress event marks 50 years of united Jerusalem. The Knesset and the Congress jointly mark 50 years since the reunification of Jerusalem on Wednesday in a move that can be viewed as tacit recognition by the White House … Continue reading

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Congress: Israel-Arab peace deal must include Jewish refugees

Arutz Sheva – Israel National News David Rosenberg, 03/03/16 Bipartisan bill in congress would require resolution for Jewish refugees from Arab countries in any future Arab-Israeli peace deal. A bipartisan coalition of 14 congressional lawmakers have cosponsored a bill intended … Continue reading

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An historic day at the Western Wall

Jerusalem Post- Israel News- Politics And Diplomacy By Tovah Lazaroff/ May 23, 2017 US President Donald Trump stood alone in a rare moment of solitude before the Western Wall on Monday. He wore a black kippa and placed one hand … Continue reading

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As I See It: The British Foreign Office remains true to type

Jerusalem Post-Opinion   By Melanie Phillips/April 27, 2017 The British prime minister, Theresa May, appears to be a genuine supporter of Israel. In which case she needs to address the fact that her Foreign Office is not. The Palestinians have … Continue reading

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UK Won’t Apologize for Balfour Declaration, PA Threatens to Sue

Jpost Reports – Arab-Israeli Conflict By Adam Rasgon, REUTERS/April 25, 2017 “The British Foreign Office said on Tuesday that it does not plan to apologize for issuing the Balfour Declaration, as the 100th anniversary of the document, which helped pave … Continue reading

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