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"This letter highlights the power and global reach of our inter-sectional and joint struggle as women for these universal values in Palestine and around the world," she added.
DIPLOMATIC AFFAIRS: Being socially and professionally distanced.
REGIONAL AFFAIRS: Middle East expert Dalia Dassa Kaye says Israel tends to paint a much rosier picture than reality warrants.
PALESTINIAN AFFAIRS: PA leaders say their diplomatic efforts forced Netanyahu to backtrack on July 1 annexation.
During the first incident, the man was seen hastily pouring a flammable liquid near the entrance to the restaurant while several guests were still eating inside.
Reports by the Strategic Affairs Ministry and the research institute NGO Monitor have shown that senior members of the PFLP terror group lead organizations funded by the EU.
The discussion was about confronting Israel and getting the “Zionists" to “leave the occupied territories.”
The joint press conference was the first of its kind in several years between senior Fatah and Hamas officials.
Many of the PA's 132,000 employees would see their wages cut by half, not to fall below a minimum of 1,750 shekels ($507) a month.
Opinions are mixed, with concerns about unilateral moves in the West Bank.
Shurat HaDin’s practical interest in the annexation of Judea and Samaria stems from its work in representing Israeli interests in the International Court of Justice in The Hague.
Among those who have not been brought into the debate is the Justice Ministry, whose work would be critical to the issue of transforming the territory into one that was legally bound to Israeli law.
State Control Committee slams lack of governmental, security preparation
Hamas, Islamic Jihad call for ‘armed resistance’ to foil plan
This was the first public statement on the matter from the Australian government.
European threats don’t seem to be at the front of any of the Israeli decision-makers’ minds.
NATIONAL AFFAIRS: Here are ten things to know about Israel's first major expansion of its sovereign borders in almost 40 years.
This declaration was initially scheduled for the end of last week, but was then delayed.
Below is the full text of the letter.
Former Jordanian Foreign Minister Marwan Muasher has played a key role in Jordan’s relations with Israel and the US.
Still, missing the July 1 date is symbolic of how fraught the process has become. Here are the reasons why it hasn’t come together the way that Netanyahu had hoped.
Palestinians offer peace talks mediated by UN, but only if Israel gives up all West Bank sovereignty plans.
The Quartet is made up of representatives from the US, EU, Russia and the UN.
The officials told The Jerusalem Post that the peace talks should be held only through an international peace conference and under the auspices of the United Nations.
Mandy Patinkin, the actor who played longtime CIA operative Saul Berenson, is the animated spot’s narrator. (Spoiler alert: Berenson defects to Israel in Season 5.)
The PA dispatched a letter on Monday addressed to the Quartet on the Middle East, stating that it's prepared to renew negotiations with Israel and agree to "minor territorial exchanges."
“Come see Samaria with your own eyes and meet its people, so you can better understand its reality in depth,” Dagan wrote in a letter he sent to Berkowitz.
Shaked spoke out amid growing reports that Israel planned a partial sovereignty plan over settlement blocs and would not at this time annex the full 30% allowed.
Trump’s plan ‘doesn’t uproot a single Jew or Arab’ from their homes, says PM.
The call was issued after a meeting of several Palestinian factions in the Gaza Strip on Sunday.
PLO Secretary-General Saeb Erekat told the PA’s Palestine TV that Israel and the US have “resorted to a number of tactics” regarding the annexation plan.
The latest report came in the aftermath of Friday night’s firing of two rockets towards Israel from the Gaza Strip.
Yahya Al-Saud, the Head of the Jordanian Parliament's Palestine Committee, has called for violent resistance to be on the table in retaliation for Israeli annexation of parts of the West Bank.
NATIONAL AFFAIRS: What follows is a look at the issues: the timing, pros, cons and potential fallout.
MIDDLE ISRAEL: To last, annexations must be politically and demographically digestible.
“There is yet no final decision on next steps for implementing” US President Donald Trump’s peace plan.
Hagee and his 8.5-million-member Christians United for Israel support Trump's plan “in its entirety” and would back up Israel if it decides to apply sovereignty to the West Bank and Jordan Valley.
Jordan opposes even partial annexation; Israeli intel says Hamas, Islamic Jihad are planning first-of-their-kind attacks.
A young man is shot dead after his car swerves, injuring a Border Police officer. What really happened?
In the past, Abbas has made several threats to dismantle the PA and “and hand the keys back to Israel” in response to Israeli policies and decisions.
Kfar Bara is characterized by a homogeneous population of 100% Muslim Arabs and has enjoyed relative electoral stability and strong local leadership for the last 15-odd years.
We’re simply asking for PA to come to negotiating table, Pompeo says
Court also gives NIS 15m. punitive damages ‘legal price tag’
Seven GOP senators say Trump peace plan will reverse "Obama-Biden legacy."
Around a third of Palestinians support a two-state solution to the Israeli/Palestinian conflict.
The PA passes around €200 million Euros received from the EU on to the PLO annually, which in turn distributes some of the money to terror groups.
Hamas warned that the Israeli plan was a “conspiracy woven by the Zionist occupation, the American administration and some Arab conspirators against the Palestinian people.”
If the Palestinians choose not to take part in the talks with Israel about the annexation, “then we will have to move forward without them,” he said.
“Mr. President, thanks to your friendship and visionary leadership, we stand now at an historic crossroad in the 4,000-year history of the Jewish people in the Land of Israel."
There are only some eight days left until the July 1 date after which Israel can move on annexation according to the coalition agreement between the Likud and Blue and White parties.
Blue and White’s leaders should pull the plug on Netanyahu’s dangerous annexation plans
Right now, Palestinians feel less motivated to take to the streets to protest Israeli or US policies as Fatah and Hamas leaders continue to engage in an incomprehensible struggle over money and power
Meanwhile, House Democrats are increasing their efforts against the move. 158 Democrats signed the letter calling Israel to avoid applying its sovereignty over parts of the West Bank.
Body approved the text by a 22-8 vote, with 17 abstentions
Palestinian children are being primed for "a continuous and long-range confrontation against the State of Israel," the report found.
Both Floyd and Hallak were from communities that often complain of police brutality and racism.
Netanyahu assured majority for sovereignty in cabinet; EU warns move will have repercussions for ties.
Nadav Shragai, a journalist for the past four decades at Haaretz and then Israel Hayom, has just released Al-Aqsa Terror – From Libel to Blood.
From 2001 to 2009, Livni served in the cabinets of Ariel Sharon and Ehud Olmert and, as foreign minister, she led multiple rounds of peace talks with the Palestinians.
‘We feel the loss of Malki every day,’ says father of Malki Roth, killed in Sbarro suicide bombing, who is seeking extradition of Ahlam Tamimi to US who assisted with the terror attack.
The services reportedly began the destruction of the documents following Mahmoud Abbas' May announcement regarding the termination of the security coordination with Israel.
Weapons were being smuggled from northern Sinai into the blockaded enclave for Hamas
The settlers have argued that they want sovereignty, but not based on Trump’s map.
Gush Etzion Regional Council head Shlomo Ne’eman immediately rejected the idea of a partial sovereignty plan starting with Gush Etzion and Ma'aleh Adumim.
King Abdullah reached out to US Congress.
The new version of the video includes images of terrorists Dalal Mughrabi, Salah Khalef and Abu Yusuf Al-Najjar.
This is the first rocket fired from Gaza since May 6.
PM, Gantz hold second meeting with ambassador Friedman.
The report said that Palestinian groups in the Gaza Strip decided to stop launching incendiary balloons towards Israel following contacts led by the Qatari and United Nations envoys.
The arrest comes amid rising tensions in Hebron.
Palestinian leadership, which views the West Bank as the territory of its state, has decried the move as illegal and a death blow to any future peace process.
The senior Palestinian negotiator tells The Media Line he is deeply disappointed after German FM’s visit to the region
The guard used the Temple Mount's radio system to pay tribute to Ramadan Shallah, a former leader of Palestinian Islamic Jihad.
In an effort to directly reach out to Israelis, United Arab Emirates Ambassador to the US, Yousef Al Otaiba published an opinion piece in the largest Hebrew daily, Yediot Aharonot.
The balloon units in the Gaza Strip have made similar threats in recent weeks, but only a few balloon launches were announced afterwards
Allowing such “pay for slay” funds to pass through its accounts could expose Citibank to both civil and criminal liability under the US Anti Terrorism Act.
MILITARY AFFAIRS: The IDF isn’t sure of its role in a West Bank annexation move, but it’s already preparing for the specter of wide-spread violence.
SECURITY AFFAIRS: The short answer is that the war on terror gave Israel unprecedented cover to fight its own terror threats using aggressive measures, a luxury that Jerusalem will probably lose.
What Israel does will be important to Israelis, the Palestinians and maybe some other actors in the region. But let’s not get ahead of ourselves. Israel and annexation won’t play a role on November 3
Palestinian Khalil Yusef Ali Jabarin was convicted by the Judea Military Court in January for the murder as well as three other attempted murders.
Maas says annexation incompatible with international law, warns Germany can’t protect Israel from punitive steps from other countries.
Among the issues the ICC will consider is whether or not Palestinians can find redress within the local court system.
'You burned a family... have you no shame?'
Palestinian Authority Prime Minister Mohammed Shtayyeh said, "annexation is an existential threat to our future.”
The ICC chief prosecutor's statement came in response to a May 27 request from the ICC Pretrial Chamber to clarify the status of the Oslo Accords and their impact on the war crimes probe.
The protest came two days after thousands of Jews and Arabs gathered in Tel Aviv to demonstrate against the annexation plan.
Palestinian sources said the latest crackdown came after Israeli authorities issued orders banning more than 20 east Jerusalem residents from entering the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound.
The suspect is a 49-year-old Palestinian who lived in the building from which the large stone was thrown onto Golani soldier First Sergeant Amit Ben Yigal.
The Palestinians have proposed a number of actions against Israel in recent months at the UN.
That same grant was distributed throughout April and May without al-Emadi or his deputy, Khaled Haradan, present due to coronavirus restrictions.
The letter to Israel’s UK ambassador, Mark Regev, was titled “We Cannot Justify Israel’s West Bank Annexation.”
One has to ask this question: If Israeli politicians cannot speak about their fears regarding the Trump plan, how can a sovereignty vote taken in defiance of that plan ever head to the government?
There are some startling similarities between Israel’s Disengagement from the Gaza Strip and the possible annexation of parts of Judea and Samaria
In his statement, he said that while discussions are important, there is a certain way they must be conducted.
The taxes, managed by Israel under 1990s accords, make up over half of the budget of the Palestinian Authority.