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Israeli Settlements

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  • Netanyahu seeks to save outpost homes from demolition

     
    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday outlined a plan to save five houses in a West Bank outpost near Beit-El, despite the government's promise to the Supreme Court that it would remove the structures built illegally on lands claimed to be...
  • Israeli advisory panel defends legality of West Bank settlements

     
    Members of a government advisory panel said Monday they have recommended that Israel formally authorize dozens of West Bank settlements that were built without military permission, including some currently slated for demolition because they sit on private...
  • Israeli police evict residents from West Bank outpost of Migron

     
    The six-year legal battle over Migron came to an end Sunday as the flagship Jewish outpost in the West Bank quietly emptied of its residents, leaving security forces to deal with outside pro-settlement activists on the site throughout the morning and...
  • Two new settler outposts go up in West Bank, activists report

     
    Two new outposts of settlers have gone up in the West Bank in recent months, according to a report by the Israeli anti-settlement organization Peace Now. The organization noted that unlike the usual makeshift set-up of such outposts, these come complete...
  • International law is clear: Israeli settlements are illegal

    International law is clear: Israeli settlements are illegal
    Eric Rozenman's Dec. 11 Op-Ed article, " Israeli settlements are more than legitimate," is legal nonsense that disregards history. He is correct in his observation that Article 6 of the Mandate for Palestine permitted "close settlement by Jews on the...
  • Zionism is the problem

    Zionism is the problem
    It's hard to imagine now, but in 1944, six years after Kristallnacht, Lessing J. Rosenwald, president of the American Council for Judaism, felt comfortable equating the Zionist ideal of Jewish statehood with "the concept of a racial state -- the Hitlerian...
  • Obama says time ripe for Mideast peace accord

    Obama says time ripe for Mideast peace accord
    President Obama began a new effort Wednesday to coax Israelis and Palestinians toward peace, telling Middle East leaders on the eve of renewed negotiations that with sustained American help, a comprehensive deal can be sealed within a year. Obama, who...
  • SYRIA: Assad warns of 'ethnic cleansing' of Palestinians in meeting with Moussa

     
    Syrian President Bashar Assad told Arab League Secretary General Amr Moussa on Monday that Arab governments need to take "urgent" action to reverse Israel's policy of "ethnic cleansing" in the occupied Palestinian territories, the Syrian Arab News...
  • SYRIA: President Bashar Assad says Iran supported indirect Israel talks, denies Scud claims

     
    Syrian President Bashar Assad delivered surprise answers in an interview Thursday night with talk-show host Charlie Rose, insisting his allies in Iran supported now-dormant peace efforts with Israel. During the interview in Damascus, Assad spoke about the...
  • WEST BANK: A tit for tat or just a new policy?

     
    Hundreds of Palestinian dairy and meat producers demonstrated Monday outside the Palestinian Authority prime minister’s office in the West Bank city of Ramallah, demanding that Israel cancel an order banning the sale of their products in East...
  • WEST BANK: Abbas still waiting for U.S. answers on Israeli settlements

     
    Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas on Wednesday took the opportunity of laying the cornerstone for the new presidential headquarters just north of the West Bank city of Ramallah to tell the world that he was still waiting for U.S. answers......