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A Jewish settler walks at the Jewish settlement outpost of Adei Ad B in the West Bank

EU pulls statement referring to settlement activity on “disputed” land

The statement was re-issued with the land instead being referred to only as being "occupied".

Spain's Foreign Minister Josep Borrell speaks on his mobile phone at the start of a European Union

Top EU FP nominee has record of slamming Israel, praising Iran

Jerusalem was not particularly fond of Mogherini, and now, under Borrell, things might actually become more difficult.

05/07/2019
Ireland's Foreign Minister Simon Coveney speaks during a news conference in Dublin, Ireland

Fundamentally Freund: The muck of the Irish

Whether Irish parliamentarians or mayors like it or not, Israel and its presence in Judea and Samaria are here to stay.

Education Minister Naftali Bennett briefs foreign diplomats ahead of the UNGA vote on Trump's Jerusa

Did Israel's right-wing leadership accept settlement boycott?

Public and private bodies in Israel and the Palestinian Authority are eligible to receive grants for projects if the meet the EU-funded NGO's criteria.

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02/01/2018
Former Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman, Deputy Defense Minister Eli Dahan and former Settler leade

Security Council members, EU condemn Israeli settlement activity

The European Union issued an official statement on Israel's settlement activity.

When will a formal EU-Israel dialogue take place?

Israel has a status akin to a member-state within the EU, enjoying strong economic, educational, scientific and cultural ties.

EU demands Israel rebuild illegal Palestinian school structures

In their statement, the EU also urged Israel to halt settlement construction, while encouraging the rebuilding of illegal Palestinian schools.

A laborer works on an apartment building under construction in Har Homa

Report: Jerusalem construction freeze to halt plans for 6,000 housing units

"De facto freeze" would affect Gilo, Har Homa and Pisgat Zeev.

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French envoy: Int'l community wondering if it can trust Israel

Helene Le Gal condemns Settlements Bill, denouncing it as a unilateral decision made by Israel that serves as yet another roadblock to the two-state solution.

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Britain, Balkan countries block EU from adopting Paris declaration

Move seen as attempt to get off on ‘right foot’ with Trump

16/01/2017
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