These are the Palestinian children killed by Israel in 2016 - The Electronic Intifada (blog)

Thirty-five Palestinian children were killed by Israeli soldiers, police and armed civilians during the year, all but four of the deadly incidents taking place in the West Bank. Children account for a third of the 105 Palestinians killed by Israeli ...

Peace Now: Israel begins to act on 73% of the 2500 settler homes - Jerusalem Post Israel News

The Housing Ministry approved tenders for 723 of the homes, including 552 in the Givat Ze'ev settlement, 90 in Ma'aleh Adumim, 78 in Alfei Menashe and 3 in Ariel. Play Video. Play. Mute. Current Time 0:00. /. Duration Time 0:00. Loaded: 0%. 0:00 ...

We'll lose college students if Israel becomes a partisan cause - Jewish Telegraphic Agency

A banner extolling President Donald Trump seen in Jerusalem, Jan. 20, 2017. (Thomas Coex/AFP/Getty Images). (JTA) — For decades, supporters of the U.S.-Israel relationship have insisted on strong bipartisanship rather than allying their cause with the ...

Israeli plan on expanded settlements criticised by Charlie Flanagan - Irish Times

Israel's latest plan to extend its illegal settlements in the occupied West Bank and East Jerusalem undermine its reputation and credibility, Minister for Foreign Affairs Charlie Flanagan has said. In his strongest criticism of Israel since becoming ...

Palestinians see US reconsidering Israel embassy pledge, says PLO official - Jerusalem Post Israel News

Senior Palestinian official: No official reassurances from US that it will not move the US embassy in Israel. Jerusalem. A general view shows Jerusalem's old city from an Israeli Air Force plane during an aerial show as part of celebrations for Israel ...

America's embassy in Jerusalem – only as a city of peace - Jerusalem Post Israel News

Everything possible must be done to ease daily life for all residents of the city and allow the two communities to develop within the urban space through cooperation. A SIGN calls on US President Donald Trump to move the US Embassy to Jerusalem ...

America's new warmth poses dangers for Israel - Financial Times

The last three US presidents went to great lengths to promote a two-state solution to the conflict between Israel and the Palestinians. None of them came close to making a Palestinian state a reality, but they did believe it was both in Israeli and US ...

Why Trump Won't Move the US Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem—At Least For Now - Newsweek

A man takes pictures of a giant banner congratulating Donald Trump in Jerusalem on January 20. REUTERS/Ammar Awad. World Donald Trump Israel Palestinians Jerusalem. On the south side of Jerusalem, an open field that once served as a British military ...

Emboldened by Trump, Israel Ramps Up Settlement Expansion - ABC News

U.S. President Donald Trump's first days in office have coincided with the largest Israeli settlement expansion since 2013. Seemingly encouraged by the changes in Washington, Israel has approved more than 3,000 new units in the occupied West Bank, and ...

Arab League says Israel showing 'contempt' with settlement plans - The Times of Israel

Arab League Secretary-General Ahmed Aboul Gheit, listens to UN envoy for Libya Martin Kobler, during their meeting at the Arab League headquarters in Cairo, Egypt, Tuesday, July 12, 2016. (AP Photo/Amr Nabil) ...

PA threatens to withdraw recognition of Israel - Aljazeera.com

Senior official threatens to withdraw Palestinian Authority's recognition of Israel if US embassy is moved to Jerusalem. 25 Jan 2017 14:34 GMT. Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker. 0; All Social. Palestinian demonstrated against Trump's promise to ...

Giuliani to JPost: Trump backs Jerusalem embassy move, but reality is complex - Jerusalem Post Israel News

Former NY mayor notes Washington's no-comment on settlement construction announcement move a stark contrast to Obama's reflexive condemnations. Former New York Mayor Rudolph Giuliani speaks during the dedication ceremony in Foundation Hall of ...

Hamas warns Trump against moving embassy to Jerusalem - Aljazeera.com

Spokesperson tells Al Jazeera move would add 'oil to the fire' and insists Palestinians will not abandon the city. 25 Jan 2017 11:24 GMT. Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker. 0; All Social. Many believe the US consulate building in Jerusalem, which ...

US said to reassure Palestinians embassy move is off the table - The Times of Israel

The Palestinian Authority received assurances from Trump administration officials that the promised move of the US embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem would not take place unilaterally, an Arabic daily reported. Palestinian sources later denied the report.

New Israeli settlements 'seriously undermine' peace, EU says - EurActiv

The European Union Tuesday (24 January) warned that Israel's announcements that it will build thousands of new settler homes in occupied Palestinian territory “further seriously undermine” prospects for a two-state solution. Israel said it had approved ...

UN condemns huge Israeli settlement plan - Aljazeera.com

UN joins EU in denouncing Israeli move, as Palestinians call on more support against illegal settlement activity. 25 Jan 2017 06:35 GMT. Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker. 0; All Social. Hundreds of thousands of illegal Israeli settlers have been ...

Trump follows predecessors in slowing Israel embassy move - Al-Monitor

WASHINGTON — Despite his unconventional campaign, protectionist economic agenda and professed affinity for Russia, Donald Trump, since his inauguration as America's 45th president, has followed in the path of his predecessors in some key, if less ...

Emboldened by Trump, Israel Approves a Wave of West Bank Settlement Expansion - New York Times

Construction in the West Bank settlement of Ma'ale Adumim on Sunday. The Israeli government is showing signs that it is increasingly willing to disregard international condemnation of its settlements. Credit Mahmoud Illean/Associated Press. JERUSALEM ...

What will Trump do now? - Jordan Times

I still believe it is too early to judge US policies under President Donald Trump. For sure, Israel thought that his first day in office would be its liberation from any pressure, that he would announce immediately the move of the US embassy to ...

In break from Obama, White House keeps mum as Israel expands settlements - The Times of Israel

White House press secretary Sean Spicer calls on a reporter during the daily briefing at the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). Writers. Eric Cortellessa Eric Cortellessa covers American politics for The Times of ...