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Posts Tagged: west bank

September 26, 2016 11:20 pm

Settler Leader: Main Victims of BDS Movement Are the Palestinians Themselves

The fight against the anti-Israel Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement was one of the hottest topics at the National Israeli-American Council Conference in Washington,...

September 9, 2016 10:38 am

Israeli Prime Minister: Ethnic Cleansing for Peace Is Absurd, Settlements Are Not Obstacle to Agreement With Palestinians (VIDEO)

Settlements in the West Bank are not preventing peace with the Palestinians, Israel’s prime minister said on Friday In a video published on his Facebook page,...

September 9, 2016 3:56 am

The Perils of the One-State Proposal

The road to hell is paved with good intentions. - Ancient aphorism In my column last week, I once again raised the issue of the fading relevance of...

August 30, 2016 4:33 pm

Israeli Arab-Affairs Expert: With Municipal Elections Looming, Palestinian Authority Losing Control of West Bank (VIDEO)

The Palestinian Authority’s grip on the West Bank is weakening, an Israeli expert on Arab affairs warned on Tuesday. In a video interview released by the think tank...

August 25, 2016 11:41 am

Report: Trump Campaign to Open Office in West Bank to Court Absentee Voters

The Israeli branch of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s campaign plans to open an office in the West Bank to court absentee voters, the Hebrew...

August 17, 2016 6:33 am

Arrests Suggest Hezbollah Seeking Stronger West Bank Foothold

Israel's Shin Bet domestic security service announced on Tuesday that it disrupted Hezbollah terrorist cells operating in the West Bank planning to conduct attacks against Israelis. The Shin Bet said...

August 5, 2016 2:01 am

July 31: The Day a Million Palestinians Lost Their Citizenship

July 31 is a very big anniversary in Palestinian Arab history. Yet among all the anniversaries that Palestinians mark, I didn't see anyone talking about this...

July 25, 2016 5:15 pm

Major Jewish Group Says Georgia Lawmaker’s Comparison of Settlers to Termites Shows He Has Problem With Jews (VIDEO)

Offensive remarks by a Georgia lawmaker comparing Jewish Israelis to vermin show that “he has an issue not just with the state of Israel, but...

July 13, 2016 2:55 am

PA Says Israel Trying to Establish ‘Settler State’ in Judea and Samaria

The hookah bars in Ramallah must be doing some gangbusters business. From the official PA Wafa "news" agency:  Statistics revealed that the number of demolitions and confiscations by...

July 10, 2016 5:11 am

Israel Tries Area-Based Response to Palestinian Terror Wave

New Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman had the briefest of honeymoon periods after taking up his position at the end of May. Within a couple of...

June 17, 2016 2:53 am

Watchdog: False ‘Water War’ Reporting Highlights Media Willingness to Frame Israel as ‘Malevolent Force’ Oppressing Palestinians

Foreign news reports claiming Israel purposely cut off the water supply to Palestinians during Ramadan is yet another shameful case of the press' printing of Palestinian propaganda...

June 10, 2016 8:07 am

Tel Aviv Terror Attack Shatters Five Myths - The June 8 terrorist massacre in Tel Aviv exposed all five of the major myths that cloud discussions of Israel and the Palestinians. Myth #1:...


Jewish Philanthropists Pledge $14 Million to Israeli-American Community - Republican-Jewish philanthropists Sheldon and Dr. Miriam Adelson are pledging $14 million...

Barbara Streisand, Sharon Stone, Larry King Among Celebrities Mourning Shimon Peres

A number of leading celebrities took to social media on Wednesday to express their condolences...


Israel’s National Baseball Team Aims to Inspire Next Generation of Athletes

Members of Israel's national baseball team, which on Sunday won the qualifying tournament for the 2017...

Jewish Agency’s Future in Question With Sharansky’s Departure - Announcing his pending retirement during an interview last week, the Jewish Agency...


Former US Middle East Negotiator: Shimon Peres Was the ‘Forrest Gump ...

The late former Israeli President Shimon Peres was a “truly consequential” figure who played an “inextricable” role in the transformation...

Middle East

Netanyahu Approves Abbas Request to Travel to Peres Funeral

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas sent a request Thursday to attend the funeral of former President Shimon Peres on Friday alongside four other Palestinian officials. The request was sent to Maj....