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Howard Grief was born in Montreal , Canada and made aliyah in 1989. He is the author of The Legal Foundation and Borders of Israel under International Law, published in December 2008 by Mazo Publishers, Jerusalem. He formerly served as the adviser on Israel under international law to Professor Yuval Ne'eman when he was the Minister of Energy and Infrastructure in the Yitzhak Shamir Government. He originated the thesis that de jure sovereignty over all of Palestine was devolved upon the Jewish People at the 1920 San Remo Peace Conference, as confirmed in the San Remo Resolution (a term he coined) and the minutes of the Conference. A score of his articles have been published in the Israeli journal, Nativ. He is a retired attorney and notary living in Jerusalem.

ARTICLES BY: Howard Grief

September 22, 2011 10:58 am

Article 80 and the UN Recognition of a “Palestinian State”

In the entire debate now taking place on whether the United Nations Security Council or General Assembly has the right to approve the application of...


Meet the Two Most Optimistic People in the Entire Middle East

“You are sitting here, probably, with the two most optimistic people probably in the entire Middle East,” says Sami Saadi,...

Places to Visit in Israel If You Really Want to Learn Its History

Are you or a family member traveling to Israel in 2019? Are you looking for something more than the average...

In New Initiative, Yad Vashem Tackles 21st Century Antisemitism

JNS.org - It is American teachers like Lori Fulton who, with their commitment to Holocaust education, are poised to be...


Newly-Born Baby Rhinoceros Takes First Steps at Israeli Zoo

A new rhinoceros calf has been taking its first steps at Israel’s Ramat Gan Safari zoo. According to Hebrew news site Mako, the baby rhino was born to Keren Peles, an adult...

Middle East

Suicide Bomber Rams US-Backed Forces at Syria Checkpoint

A suicide bomber drove his car into a checkpoint in northeastern Syria on Monday, injuring several soldiers of Kurdish-led forces during a joint convoy with US allies, locals said. The attack...