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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 - U.S. News & World Report;

Israel Says Will Try to Curb Growth of Settlements Footprint - U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World ReportIsrael Says Will Try to Curb Growth of Settlements FootprintU.S. News & World ReportPresident Benjamin Netanyahu's government says Israel will keep new settlement construction in the West Bank "when possible" to within areas already developed or at least to contiguous areas. | March 31, 2017, at 3:01 p.m.. MORE. LinkedIn · StumbleUpon ...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 »

Despite appeal from Trump, Israel plans new West Bank settlement - WDEF News 12;

Despite appeal from Trump, Israel plans new West Bank settlement - WDEF News 12

WDEF News 12Despite appeal from Trump, Israel plans new West Bank settlementWDEF News 12JERUSALEM — Israel's government approved the first West Bank settlement in two decades Thursday, creating the first serious test for President Trump's new foray into Middle East peacemaking. CBS Radio News correspondent Robert Berger reports the ...and more »

U.N. Chief Alarmed by Israel's Approval of New Settlement - U.S. News & World Report;

U.N. Chief Alarmed by Israel's Approval of New Settlement - U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World ReportU.N. Chief Alarmed by Israel's Approval of New SettlementU.S. News & World ReportU.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 Reuters. UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) ...and more »

Israeli Security Cabinet approves first new settlement in two decades - ClickLancashire

Israeli Security Cabinet approves first new settlement in two decadesClickLancashireIt appears to have been a successful effort, as USA officials told the Israeli press that Trump accepts the new settlement as an "exceptional" case. The Israeli Security Cabinet on Thursday approved the construction of a new settlement in the West Bank ...and more »

White House official says US understands construction of new Israeli setllement - Jewish Telegraphic Agency;

White House official says US understands construction of new Israeli setllement - Jewish Telegraphic Agency

Jewish Telegraphic AgencyWhite House official says US understands construction of new Israeli setllementJewish Telegraphic AgencyPresident Donald Trump at a White House Cabinet meeting is flanked by Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, left, and Secretary of Defense James Mattis, March 13, 2017. (Michael Reynolds-Pool/Getty Images). (JTA) — White House officials appeared to show ...and more »

An open letter to Richard Gere - Ynetnews;

An open letter to Richard Gere - Ynetnews

YnetnewsAn open letter to Richard GereYnetnewsOp-ed: Your activity for human rights is important, but before taking a stand, you should know the facts. Because the things you said help neither peace nor the Palestinians. All they do is perpetuate the lies and the rejectionism. Ben-Dror Yemini ...and more »

Touting Trump ties, Netanyahu skips thorny US-Israel issues - ClickLancashire;

Touting Trump ties, Netanyahu skips thorny US-Israel issues - ClickLancashire

ClickLancashireTouting Trump ties, Netanyahu skips thorny US-Israel issuesClickLancashireDespite his campaign rhetoric deriding the deal Obama reached with Iran trading sanctions relief for a nuclear rollback, he has barely touched the issue as president. And we - at least, I can speak for the European Union but I am sure that I reflect ...and more »