Movers and shakers in Israeli society.
For historical and legal reasons, Judea and Samaria is indeed Israel’s “own country.”
The two Israeli diplomats shared their best wishes with the US in honor of its Independence Day.
Danon noted that of the 193 member states, Israel holds formal relations with 160 and even more behind closed doors.
The embargo is set to expire on October 18, as the US and Israel are working closely to extend it.
“The reality is that Israel wants peace and security,” Danon said. “The Palestinians, unfortunately, time and again, choose rejectionism over any realistic solution.”
We’re simply asking for PA to come to negotiating table, Pompeo says
The meeting was initially set to take place in a closed-door setting; Danon: “Just as any other country cannot annex its own land, Israel cannot annex land that already belongs to her.”
Ambassador Danny Danon tells ‘Post’ that the new members will join UNSC in 2021, while a significant diplomatic battle around Israeli sovereignty could happen as early as next week.
Each year, the UN decides on a list of un- or under-represented countries making up the pool of applicants, and accepts 120 candidates.