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“The strategic implications of these demolitions are clear. These demolitions are occurring in parallel with settlement expansion,” said coordinator for Humanitarian and UN Development Activities.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Nabil Abu Rudaineh, spokesman for the PA presidency, said the decision would sabotage US and EU efforts to resume the peace process between Israel and the Palestinians.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,HERB KEINON,KHALED ABU TOAMEH
“We have no intention to respond to a research paper from one research institute or another,” Foreign Ministry spokesperson says.
By HERB KEINON,REUTERS
Israel was faced with a choice: either a watered-down resolution without any real operative significance that the EU countries would support, or a much tougher resolution.
By HERB KEINON
The state wants to relocate the village to a plot of territory that is close to Area B, which is under the civil control of the Palestinian Authority.
The international community has been skeptical with regard to Netanyahu’s commitment to a two-state solution, particularly after he made statements against it on the eve of the March 17th election.
On eve of regional visit, EU foreign policy chief says coming with message that European Union is ready to support a restart of the Israeli-Palestinian peace process.
“Far from being a peace proposal, this is a re-statement of standard European mythology..."
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
UN chief Ban says will seek "realistic options" for Mideast peace process after new Israel government is sworn in.
In its report, the EU calls on Israel to ensure respect for international law and human rights in the "occupied" territories.
EU chief speaks after Hezbollah hit two Israeli military vehicles with anti-tank missiles, killing two IDF soldiers and wounding seven on the Israeli side of the Lebanese border.
PM slams EU for decisions to take Hamas off terror blacklist, recognize Palestinian state.
The foreign minister also criticized Wednesday's European Parliament symbolic decision to recognize a Palestinian state as a move that would harm efforts to restart peace talks.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
EU "supports in principle recognition of Palestinian statehood and the two-state solution, and believes these should go hand in hand with the development of peace talks, which should be advanced."
By REUTERS,HERB KEINON
Bennett says that terror which receives a justification in Tel Aviv will quickly spread to London, Paris and Brussels; Edelstein says EU ruling "grants a prize to extremist, Islamic terror."
The postponement is due in part to the intensive work by Israeli diplomats.
Since the 28 EU member states would need to decide unanimously on recognizing Palestine as a state, Merkel's objection mounts to a veto on the subject.
Federica Mogherini chairs first meeting of EU foreign ministers since taking place of Catherine Ashton; says ministers will focus on what can be done to relaunch peace process and EU’s role.
Catherine Ashton's replacement, Federica Mogherini, is set to visit Israel and the Palestinian territories on Friday and Saturday.
Israeli official says that the Upper House of the Irish parliament is a relatively insignificant body, and that the vote is only symbolic.
John Gatt Rutter visits Gaza, says the feeling in Gaza is that conditions have not changed since before Operation Protective Edge, and if anything, have gotten worse.
Until late last week, there had been no movement on a council resolution since Jordan’s draft resolution was last revised in early August.
By ANNA HIATT
Jordan has attempted to pass a resolution on the Gaza conflict since July, with little success.
Under the accord reached in Vienna last week, Iran will be subjected to long-term curbs on its nuclear program in return for the lifting of US, European Union and UN sanctions.
EU labor union president denies charges he is anti-Semitic, saying incident has been "blown out of proportion"; complainant says she was physically and verbally attacked.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
According to the European Jewish Association, just one in four Germans say that more needs to be done to eradicate anti-Semitism.
“There are Jewish communities in Europe that again feel insecure and we have been sadly reminded that violent anti-Semitism, intolerance and fanaticism remain a threat, ” EU says.
By SAM SOKOL
The law would potentially allow 3.5 million Sephardic Jews around the world to apply for Spanish nationality.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
Jewish communal leaders from several countries call Margolin's comments on security matters “potentially dangerous to the welfare of our communities.”
“Muslims want to show that we deeply despise all types hatred of Jews, and that we are there to support them,” the group said in a statement to Hope Not Hate.
Analysis: The specter of lethal anti-Semitism has once again engulfed Europe, with the latest murder of the Danish Jew Dan Uzan who was guarding the Copenhagen synagogue.
Danish envoy to Israel vows Copenhagen 'will do all in our power so that the Jewish community in Denmark feels safe.'
By AVIRAM ZINO/MAARIV HASHAVUA
"We want this person to explain his presence there," a spokesman for Belgium's federal prosecutors said.
French PM: "If 100,000 Jews leave, France will no longer be France. The French Republic will be judged a failure."
Officials said there was no clear link between the suspected Belgian plot and the Paris attacks a week earlier, but described them as part of a common threat.
It is incumbent that the EU ramp up it’s efforts to protect its Jewish citizens, the European Jewish Congress told EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini.
MEP's support establishment of body to deal with recent rise in anti-Semitism.
Jewish communities in Europe, North America denounce ruling by General Court of the EU - the bloc's 2nd highest tribunal.
Belgian Jewish leaders are currently looking at security precautions put in place following a shooting attack in Brussels’ Jewish museum in May which left four dead.
By SAM SOKOL,LAHAV HARKOV
Cicchitto and the delegation are trying to convince Europe and the US of the real threat of terror like in Israel.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Europe should apply a double standard to Israel when judging its actions compared to other Middle Eastern nations, Danish Ambassador Jesper Vahr said on Thursday.
Derrière la volonté européenne de jouer un rôle actif dans le processus de paix israélo-palestinien, se cachent des financements d’ONG dont le but est la délégitimation d’Israël
By CAROLINE B. GLICK
Si le dossier israélo-palestinien n’a pas été un sujet de fond de la campagne électorale, il risque de revenir sur le devant de la scène dès le lendemain du scrutin
Selon Regavim, plus de 400 structures illégales ont été construites en Judée-Samarie entre 2012 et 2014. L’Europe parle d’aide humanitaire, l’ONG de stratégie diplomatique…
By HERB KEINON,TOVAH LAZAROFF
Quatre décisions anti-israéliennes en une journée au sein de l’Union européenne
By SYLVIE BERGER
Sanctions contre Israël, votes de soutien à la création d’un Etat palestinien… L’Europe souhaite la reprise du processus de paix et s’impatiente…
By JOSEPHA BOUGNON
The BDS campaign regards the ending of all trade and economic relations with Jews living in Judea and Samaria as just the “first step” in its campaign.
By DAVID SINGER
German Chancellor Angela Merkel's deputy said Athens had wrecked any hope of compromise with its euro zone partners by overwhelmingly rejecting further austerity.
The country of 11 million people was deeply divided over whether to accept an offer by international creditors that PM Alexis Tsipras calls a "humiliation."
Russian official quoted as saying US move to store heavy military equipment in the Baltics and eastern Europe would be "the most aggressive step by the Pentagon and NATO" since the Cold War.
Terror in Denmark: One dead, three policemen hurt in apparent assassination attempt on controversial Swedish artist who drew images of Mohammed.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
The P5+1 negotiators realized they have to reward with a minor concession the moderates in Iran led by President Hassan Rouhani.
By YOSSI MELMAN
The symbolic motion, which echoes similar votes last month in Britain and Ireland, received the backing of all the political groups of the lower house.
By EITAN AROM
Geert Wilders will be questioned on suspicion of insulting a group of people on the basis of race and of inciting discrimination and hatred, prosecutors said in a statement.
Stalled probe may complicate big power diplomacy.
Opportunity beckons for Jerusalem to improve ties with supranational European body; Israel gets ‘friend’ in Tusk, ‘tabula rasa’ with Mogherini, sources say.
The recommendation has nothing to do with escalating conflict between Israel and Hamas in the Gaza Strip, the Belgian Economics Ministry says.
The artistic community in Israel has been up in arms over Culture Minister Miri Regev’s vow to slash state subsidies to cultural institutions that "delegitimize" the state.
Western diplomatic sources say that EU may levy sanctions against Israel unless an initiative is presented to break the stagnation in the peace process.
By SHLOMO SHAMIR/MAARIV ONLINE
As the new government gets started, the main actors in the Mideast diplomatic drama are all pulling in very different directions.
European Eminent Persons Group, which is comprised of top-level former diplomats, send critical letter to EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini.
"When you look at some of the legislation being proposed, it is very worrying. It is anti-democratic and looks designed to shut down criticism," an EU official said.
Mogherini emphasized the importance of re-opening the Israeli-Palestinian peace talks with the goal of creating an independent Palestinian state.
In a launch ceremony held at the Agriculture Ministry offices in Beit Dagan on Thursday, EU and Israeli officials celebrated the beginning of the 18-month project.
By SHARON UDASIN
The government is expected to approve NIS 180 million to assist with aliya from Europe.
Bayit Yehudi chief accuses EU countries of being immoral in their treatment of Israel.
“We are trying to survive in a very difficult reality and instead of supporting Israel, you blame Israel every day,” Liberman said.
Israel did not seem particularly troubled by Lidegaard’s comments, nor interested in turning them into a full-blown diplomatic incident with Copenhagen.
New deadline for ban, which was to have gone into effect on September 1, has yet to be determined but is expected to be set soon.
Israeli farmers also now need to make a list of materials they use from farms over the Green Line.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,BEN CASPIT/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
Led by France, the Europeans are seeking a leading role in the peace process, but Benjamin Netanyahu is distrustful of their motives.
By LESLIE SUSSER
Israel should fight back not in Europe, but in the United States.
By AMIEL UNGAR
The US and the EU must induce negotiations on the basis of a new UN Resolution.
By ILAN BARUCH
Two books examine how the delegitimization of Israel commingles with anti-Semitism
By ALEXANDER ZVIELLI
The US Congress received the Iran nuclear agreement on Sunday and it will have 60 days from Monday to decide whether to approve or reject the deal.
Yesh Atid leader responds to report of 16 European Union ministers publishing letter on labeling of West Bank settlement products.
The EU currently imposes sanctions on officials, businessmen, institutions and trade, and bans the import of Syrian oil or petroleum products.
"We cannot just sit and wait," Federica Mogherini says, calling for immediate action.
According to the PLO, 138 countries recognize Palestine as a state, including Brazil, South Africa, Chile, Russia, the Holy See, Argentina, India and China among others.
Turkish deputy prime minister calls for integrated ‘EU’ of Middle East at World Economic Forum in Istanbul.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
About 20 top commercial attaches from EU member states headed North to Nazareth to be exposed up-close to the hi-tech scene that has developed there over the past decade.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
The EU Border Assistance Mission in Rafah worked from 2005 to 2007 to monitor the Rafah crossing, but ended when Hamas took control.
It is still unclear what the resounding “no” vote in the Greek referendum portends for the future of Greece – and for the future of the entire European Union.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
The European Union’s Greek tragedy all but invites hyperbole. Hence analysts outdo each other in scripting doomsday scenarios.
This week’s torrid temperatures will pale in comparison to the diplomatic heat the EU has planned for us this summer.
By MICHAEL FREUND
How many body bags must be filled with murdered Jews before European leaders grasp the enormity of the situation?
By KENNETH BANDLER
EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini has some explaining to do.
Fret not over vacuous resolutions that ceremoniously pronounce upon Palestinian political rights.
By DAVID M. WEINBERG
Not every country is blessed to have Norway and Finland as neighbors, or to live without threat or fear of annihilation.
Here in Brussels, we have really started to notice that the EU is ramping up its own rhetoric, resorting to sensationalist language and short-sighted, "huffy" policies in a bid to be noticed.
By ELINADAV HEYMANN
Unfortunately, Hamdallah is mixing up cause and effect when he blames his people’s poor condition on occupation or on the blockade of Gaza.
By JPost Editorial