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United Nations and Palestinians blast Israel for new West Bank settlement plans - Normangee Star;

United Nations and Palestinians blast Israel for new West Bank settlement plans - Normangee Star

Normangee StarUnited Nations and Palestinians blast Israel for new West Bank settlement plansNormangee StarNetanyahu had promised to build the new settlement to replace Amona, a settlement outpost built on private Palestinian land that was dismantled in February following an Israeli Supreme Court ruling. Following Thursday's announcement, Israeli officials ...and more »

Trump appears to be changing his tune on Israel - Yahoo Finance;

Trump appears to be changing his tune on Israel - Yahoo Finance

Yahoo FinanceTrump appears to be changing his tune on IsraelYahoo FinancePresident Donald Trump on Friday fired a warning shot at Israel over a new West Bank settlement Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu's government approved on Thursday. "While the existence of settlements is not in itself an impediment to peace, further ...and more »

White House 'welcomes' PM pledge to curb settlement construction - The Times of Israel;

White House 'welcomes' PM pledge to curb settlement construction - The Times of Israel

The Times of IsraelWhite House 'welcomes' PM pledge to curb settlement constructionThe Times of IsraelUS President Donald Trump speaks during a press conference, at the White House in Washington, DC, February 16, 2017. (AFP/Nicholas Kamm). Writers. Eric Cortellessa Eric Cortellessa covers American politics for The Times of Israel. Follow or contact ...and more »

"The Days of Israel-Bashing Are Over" — UN Ambassador Haley - ClickLancashire

ClickLancashire"The Days of Israel-Bashing Are Over" — UN Ambassador HaleyClickLancashireNew United Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley wowed the audience at AIPAC this evening, saying "The days of Israel-bashing are over", in a conversation with former Defense Department official Dan Senor. President Trump has also repeatedly voiced his ...and more »

Israel announces plans for new settlement in the West Bank - kwbe;

Israel announces plans for new settlement in the West Bank - kwbe

kwbeIsrael announces plans for new settlement in the West Bankkwbe(JERUSALEM) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has announced Israel will establish a brand new settlement in the heart of the West Bank, prompting criticism from the United Nations and Palestinian leaders, who call it an “illegal” move that ...and more »

Netanyahu wants Trump to believe he's curtailing settlements even as he launches a new one - Vox;

Netanyahu wants Trump to believe he's curtailing settlements even as he launches a new one - Vox

VoxNetanyahu wants Trump to believe he's curtailing settlements even as he launches a new oneVoxIn the past 24 hours, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has announced both the creation of a brand-new settlement in the occupied West Bank (widely reported as the first new, officially sanctioned settlement in 20 years), and promised to ...and more »

Israel says will try to curb growth of settlements footprint - San Francisco Chronicle;

Israel says will try to curb growth of settlements footprint - San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleIsrael says will try to curb growth of settlements footprintSan Francisco ChroniclePalestinians carry injured demonstrator during clashes with Israeli forces following a protest to mark the Land Day near the village of Madama, south of the West Bank city of Nablus, Thursday, March 30, 2017. ... more. Photo: Majdi Mohammed, AP. Image ...and more »

Diane Feinstein Rips Bibi Over Settlements - Forward;

Diane Feinstein Rips Bibi Over Settlements - Forward

ForwardDiane Feinstein Rips Bibi Over SettlementsForwardCalifornia Senator Dianne Feinstein laced into Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday, after she said a decision by the Israeli cabinet to approve the creation of a new West Bank settlement proved the government was not serious about ...and more »

Tel Aviv Diary: Why Did Trump's Guy Attend the Arab Two-State Summit - Newsweek;

Tel Aviv Diary: Why Did Trump's Guy Attend the Arab Two-State Summit - Newsweek

NewsweekTel Aviv Diary: Why Did Trump's Guy Attend the Arab Two-State SummitNewsweekMost residents of Tel Aviv, and for that matter the rest of Israel, missed a very dramatic story: An Orthodox Jew from Queens, New York, attended the Arab Summit in Amman. While much of the coverage of the summit questioned why they were dealing with ...and more »

3 times AIPAC speakers weren't so bipartisan this year - The Jewish Standard;

3 times AIPAC speakers weren't so bipartisan this year - The Jewish Standard

The Jewish Standard3 times AIPAC speakers weren't so bipartisan this yearThe Jewish StandardVice President Mike Pence speaks at the AIPAC policy conference in Washington, D.C., on March 26. (Noam Galai/Getty Images). Newsroom. Email the Newsroom · Facebook · Twitter. Related Topics. Jewish World. WASHINGTON — “Many voices, one ...and more »

For the first time in more than two decades, the Israeli government approved a settlement - Mic;

For the first time in more than two decades, the Israeli government approved a settlement - Mic

MicFor the first time in more than two decades, the Israeli government approved a settlementMicAfter more than 20 years, the Israeli government has approved the construction of a new state settlement — a controversial move, as international law deems such settlements illegal, Al Jazeera reported. A unanimous vote from Israel's Security Cabinet ...and more »

US Cautions Israel on 'Unrestrained' Settlement Building - Asharq Al-awsat English;

US Cautions Israel on 'Unrestrained' Settlement Building - Asharq Al-awsat English

Asharq Al-awsat EnglishUS Cautions Israel on 'Unrestrained' Settlement BuildingAsharq Al-awsat EnglishA picture taken from Jewish settlement of Shilo shows a general view of the Jewish settlement of Shvut Rachel, near the Palestinian village of Khirbet Sarra situated in the northern West Bank between Ramallah and Nablus, on March 31, 2017. / AFP PHOTO ...and more »

White House cautions Israel on 'unrestrained' settlement building - Digital Journal;

White House cautions Israel on 'unrestrained' settlement building - Digital Journal

Digital JournalWhite House cautions Israel on 'unrestrained' settlement buildingDigital JournalThe White House on Friday cautioned Israel on large-scale settlement building, refraining from criticism of a major project just approved but warning further expansion could block peace efforts. "While the existence of settlements is not in itself an ...and more »

Netanyahu Says Israel Will Limit Settlement Expansion As Gesture To Trump - Jewish Week;

Netanyahu Says Israel Will Limit Settlement Expansion As Gesture To Trump - Jewish Week

Jewish WeekNetanyahu Says Israel Will Limit Settlement Expansion As Gesture To TrumpJewish WeekJason Greenblatt, left, meeting Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu during a visit to Jerusalem, March 13, 2017. (Government Press Office). Newsroom. Email the Newsroom · Facebook · Twitter. Related Topics. News · Israel · united states. TEL AVIV ...and more »

UnsettlingA new Israeli settlement on the West Bank - The Economist;

UnsettlingA new Israeli settlement on the West Bank - The Economist

The EconomistUnsettlingA new Israeli settlement on the West BankThe EconomistIN RESPONSE to international pressure, Israel has built no new settlements in the occupied West Bank for over two decades, focusing instead on construction within the 120 or so that are already there. But on March 30th the Israeli government announced ...and more »

Israeli PM orders slowdown of new settlement construction - New York Post

Israeli PM orders slowdown of new settlement constructionNew York PostJERUSALEM — Israeli media are reporting that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has ordered a slowdown of settlement construction as a gesture to U.S. President Donald Trump. Haaretz and other media on Friday reported Netanyahu announced the ...and more »

More Palestinians in Jerusalem seek Israeli citizenship - Heritage Florida Jewish News

More Palestinians in Jerusalem seek Israeli citizenshipHeritage Florida Jewish NewsJERUSALEM—More Palestinians in east Jerusalem are applying for Israeli citizenship in hopes of swapping their vulnerable status as mere city residents for the rights and ease of travel that come with an Israeli passport. But after long touting its ...and more »

UN chief alarmed by Israel's approval of new settlement - Reuters;

UN chief alarmed by Israel's approval of new settlement - Reuters

ReutersUN chief alarmed by Israel's approval of new settlementReutersU.N. Secretary general Antonio Guterres attends the 34th session of the Human Rights Council at the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland, February 27, 2017. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse/Files. UNITED NATIONS United ...and more »

Palestinian, UN alarm after Israel approves new settlement - Rappler;

Palestinian, UN alarm after Israel approves new settlement - Rappler

RapplerPalestinian, UN alarm after Israel approves new settlementRapplerJERUSALEM – The Palestinians and the United Nations on Friday, March 31, condemned the Israeli cabinet's approval of the first officially sanctioned new settlement in the occupied West Bank in more than 25 years. The security cabinet gave its unanimous ...and more »

PA Corruption Radicalizing Arab Youth? - CBN News;

PA Corruption Radicalizing Arab Youth? - CBN News

CBN NewsPA Corruption Radicalizing Arab Youth?CBN NewsJERUSALEM, Israel – What's the reason behind ongoing terrorism in Israel? Palestinians point to anger over claims of Israel occupation. Others blame it on hopelessness and despair. But some Palestinians say corruption in their own government, the ...and more »