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Palestinians sue Trump adviser, Netanyahu for terrorism - The Electronic Intifada (blog);

Palestinians sue Trump adviser, Netanyahu for terrorism - The Electronic Intifada (blog)

The Electronic Intifada (blog)Palestinians sue Trump adviser, Netanyahu for terrorismThe Electronic Intifada (blog)President Donald Trump speaks next to Jared Kushner, his senior advisor and son-in-law, in the White House on 31 January. Kushner's family foundation is among several defendants named in a lawsuit over the financing of Israeli settlements and violent ...and more »

What will the Trump presidency mean for Israel? - BBC News;

What will the Trump presidency mean for Israel? - BBC News

BBC NewsWhat will the Trump presidency mean for Israel?BBC NewsThe arrival of Donald Trump in the White House was greeted by the Israeli right with enthusiasm. They believe that it heralds a new era of settlement expansion in the occupied territories. The Israeli government appeared to think so too, welcoming Mr ...and more »

The media badly mangled Trump's statement on Israel - Washington Examiner (blog);

The media badly mangled Trump's statement on Israel - Washington Examiner (blog)

Washington Examiner (blog)The media badly mangled Trump's statement on IsraelWashington Examiner (blog)When the Trump White House issued a statement Thursday night articulating the new administration's stance on Israeli settlement construction, my initial reaction was that it was a radical departure from the Obama administration's policy and perhaps the ...and more »

White House says Israeli settlement building may not help peace - Ynetnews;

White House says Israeli settlement building may not help peace - Ynetnews

YnetnewsWhite House says Israeli settlement building may not help peaceYnetnewsBreaking with what some analysts interpreted to be a strong commitment to construction in the West Bank, Trump administration releases statement asserting that while the White House does not view existing settlements as impediment to peace, their ...and more »

Israel's new settlements 'may not be helpful', says White House - Financial Times;

Israel's new settlements 'may not be helpful', says White House - Financial Times

Financial TimesIsrael's new settlements 'may not be helpful', says White HouseFinancial TimesThe White House has said that Israel's settlement building programme “may not be helpful”, marking the Trump administration's first public response to a construction spree on Palestinian lands announced by the government of Benjamin Netanyahu in recent ...and more »

On Israel-Palestine, Trump might end up another George W. Bush - The Times of Israel;

On Israel-Palestine, Trump might end up another George W. Bush - The Times of Israel

The Times of IsraelOn Israel-Palestine, Trump might end up another George W. BushThe Times of IsraelSeeking to seal 'ultimate deal,' new president is not rushing to dramatic changes. He doesn't mind Israel building in settlements blocs, but could soon push for two-state solution. By Raphael Ahren February 3, 2017, 10:14 am 0 ...and more »

Comment: Taking a stand against the hooligans - Jerusalem Post Israel News;

Comment: Taking a stand against the hooligans - Jerusalem Post Israel News

Jerusalem Post Israel NewsComment: Taking a stand against the hooligansJerusalem Post Israel NewsThese extremist Jewish anarchists must be ostracized from our midst, as in their own warped way they are as great a threat to stability in this land as any Palestinian terrorist. Evacuation of Amona. (photo credit:MARC ISRAEL SELLEM). A lonely, hand ...and more »

Spicer: 'Trump administration has not taken an official position' on Israeli settlements - Washington Examiner (blog);

Spicer: 'Trump administration has not taken an official position' on Israeli settlements - Washington Examiner (blog)

Washington Examiner (blog)Spicer: 'Trump administration has not taken an official position' on Israeli settlementsWashington Examiner (blog)President Trump does not have an "official position" on Israeli settlement construction, his spokesman announced in a break with decades of U.S. policy. "The Trump administration has not taken an official position on settlement activity and looks ...and more »

Trump reportedly warns Israel to stop announcing settlements that 'undermine' his efforts toward peace - Business Insider;

Trump reportedly warns Israel to stop announcing settlements that 'undermine' his efforts toward peace - Business Insider

Business InsiderTrump reportedly warns Israel to stop announcing settlements that 'undermine' his efforts toward peaceBusiness InsiderPresident Donald Trump reportedly issued a surprise warning to Israel on Thursday to stop announcing settlements that "undermine" his administration's efforts to create peace in the Middle East. A White House official told The Jerusalem Post that Trump ...and more »

White House warns Israel on settlements - The Hill;

White House warns Israel on settlements - The Hill

The HillWhite House warns Israel on settlementsThe HillThe White House on Thursday warned Israel to stop settlement announcements that could undermine peace with the Palestinians, according to The Jerusalem Post. The surprising statement comes as President Trump signaled he would depart from former ...and more »

Amona evacuation complete as Israel police remove remaining protesters - CNN;

Amona evacuation complete as Israel police remove remaining protesters - CNN

CNNAmona evacuation complete as Israel police remove remaining protestersCNNAmona, West Bank (CNN) It's been a dramatic two days in the Israeli outpost of Amona, a village deemed illegal by the country's High Court, which ordered the eviction of its settlers. The operation to evacuate settlers from the outpost, home to a few ...and more »

Comment: Policy or anarchy - Jerusalem Post Israel News;

Comment: Policy or anarchy - Jerusalem Post Israel News

Jerusalem Post Israel NewsComment: Policy or anarchyJerusalem Post Israel NewsWhen there is no policy there is no direction, and when there is no direction, there is stagnation. Israel succeeds despite lacking a clear strategic vision. Evacuation of Amona. Amona resident with Ofra background. (photo credit:MARC ISRAEL SELLEM).and more »

3 hurt in suspected West Bank car-ramming attack - The Times of Israel;

3 hurt in suspected West Bank car-ramming attack - The Times of Israel

The Times of Israel3 hurt in suspected West Bank car-ramming attackThe Times of IsraelThree Israelis were lightly wounded when a Palestinian woman drove her vehicle into a police car and a guard post outside a West Bank settlement on Thursday in a suspected car-ramming attack, the army said. Get The Times of Israel's Daily Edition by emailand more »

Amona evacuees' faith in government plummets - Ynetnews;

Amona evacuees' faith in government plummets - Ynetnews

YnetnewsAmona evacuees' faith in government plummetsYnetnewsDiscouraged and disheartened by the government's failure to implement a compromise reached in the face of court opposition, Amona evacuees' trust for pledges of new settlements evaporates: 'We don't believe you ... We don't believe anything.' Elisha ...and more »

As Illegal Outpost Cleared, Israeli PM Netanyahu Announces New West Bank Settlement - ABC News;

As Illegal Outpost Cleared, Israeli PM Netanyahu Announces New West Bank Settlement - ABC News

ABC NewsAs Illegal Outpost Cleared, Israeli PM Netanyahu Announces New West Bank SettlementABC NewsAs Jewish settlers and protesters were removed from an illegal outpost in the occupied West Bank overnight, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced plans to build the first new settlement in nearly two decades. As the sun rose Thursday morning in ...and more »

Entrenching Israeli settlements in Palestinian land - Aljazeera.com;

Entrenching Israeli settlements in Palestinian land - Aljazeera.com

Aljazeera.comEntrenching Israeli settlements in Palestinian landAljazeera.comIsrael has ramped up plans to expand settlements in the occupied West Bank by approving the construction of thousands of new homes. This comes a month after the United Nations called on Israel to stop its activities in the occupied territories, saying ...and more »

Israel Forcibly Removes Settlers Days After Planning More Construction - Newsy;

Israel Forcibly Removes Settlers Days After Planning More Construction - Newsy

NewsyIsrael Forcibly Removes Settlers Days After Planning More ConstructionNewsyIsrael plans to build more settlements on the West Bank, even though police forcibly removed some 40 families from the Amona settlement. ShareTweetEmail · SMS. Flash plugin failed to load. Share Video.and more »

Netanyahu offers Amona evacuees new settlement anywhere on state land - Ynetnews;

Netanyahu offers Amona evacuees new settlement anywhere on state land - Ynetnews

YnetnewsNetanyahu offers Amona evacuees new settlement anywhere on state landYnetnewsThe prime minister reportedly offers Amona settlers the option of founding a new settlement anywhere they want; High Court finds Amona compromise unlawful, complicating the evacuation; Amona settlers are to be moved to temporary housing in nearby ...and more »

Israel begins evacuation of Amona settler outpost - Financial Times;

Israel begins evacuation of Amona settler outpost - Financial Times

Financial TimesIsrael begins evacuation of Amona settler outpostFinancial TimesIsraeli security forces evacuated a Jewish settler outpost in the occupied West Bank on Wednesday, ending a politically sensitive stand-off that created ructions within Benjamin Netanyahu's rightwing coalition that includes several far-right, pro ...and more »

Israel approves additional 3000 homes in West Bank - Jewish Telegraphic Agency;

Israel approves additional 3000 homes in West Bank - Jewish Telegraphic Agency

Jewish Telegraphic AgencyIsrael approves additional 3000 homes in West BankJewish Telegraphic AgencyIsraeli Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman, left, and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaking to the media after viewing the weapons cache discovered at a factory in the West Bank city of Hebron, Jan. 10, 2017. (Hadas Parush/Flash90). JERUSALEM ...and more »