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US Special Representative for Iran, Brian Hook, said the government would release them “as soon as they are ready.”
The Palestinian leader spoke in advance of the anticipated roll out of what US President Donald Trump is calling the “Plan of the Century” to resolve the Israeli-Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
Another 15% back annexation of Area C (which encompasses 60% of the West Bank), meaning 42% of Israelis back West Bank annexation in some form.
Right-wing politicians have increasingly pushed to apply Israeli law to the West Bank, in what Left-wing politicians and the international community have warned is a form of “creeping annexation.”
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
"Under certain circumstances, I think Israel has the right to retain some, but unlikely all, of the West Bank," Friedman said.
By CHARLES BYBELEZER
Why? Because in an interview with the New York Times, Friedman said, “Under certain circumstances, I think Israel has the right to retain some, but unlikely all, of the West Bank.”
By HERB KEINON
“If it is not going to be a two-state solution than it is not going to be a solution."
The statement appeared to defer to one of Netanyahu’s talking points, that Israel maintains overall security control of the West Bank even after the establishment of a Palestinian state.
By OMRI NAHMIAS
Friedman, a longtime advocate of the settlement enterprise, told the Times’s bureau chief David Halbfinger that “I think Israel has the right to retain some, but unlikely all, of the West Bank.”
By JPOST EDITORIAL
Such a broad campaign pledge as annexing West Bank territory is not a local matter but a clarion call with worldwide ramifications, demonstrated by newspapers around the world carrying the story.
"The students have claimed that I'm racist, xenophobic, and have called for my removal. That I am an Islamophobe and that I am guilty of advocating ethnic cleansing and genocide, which I have not."
By ZACK EVANS
As of Wednesday, more than 2,000 people had signed a petition launched by the anti-war group Chicago Area Peace Action.
By JOSEFIN DOLSTEN/JTA
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