Israeli Annexation

Netanyahu backtracks on vote to make West Bank annexation more difficult

According to the agenda on the Prime Minister’s Office website, the government had been slated to debate and or possibly vote on its procedural bylaws. But in the end, the matter was not dealt with.

Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby. January 26, 2020
Anglican support for Israel’s claim to West Bank

It is not annexation as legally defined in international law, and Jewish Israel has far better claims to the land than do Palestinians.

French President Emmanuel Macron welcomes Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the Elysee Pal
French President Macron urges Netanyahu not to proceed with annexation

Macron warned that it would violate international law and threaten-long term peace efforts.

The flags of Israel and Canada
Hate crime complaint filed against protesters shouting ‘Jews Are Our Dogs’

The protest, which took place in the Canadian city Mississauga, was held in response to Israel's announcement of the annexation of parts of the West Bank.

West Bank annexation ends logger jam for peace, former NSC official says

Israel should move forward on annexation even though there are reasons not to act now, such as COVID-19, the growing Iranian crisis and the new challenge from Turkish intervention in Libya.

Lebanon's Hezbollah leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah addresses his supporters through a screen during
Nasrallah slams Israel’s annexation, threatens US ambassador to Lebanon

‘Americans, you must understand, your policy won’t weaken Hezbollah,’ terrorist organization leader says

Jewish communities in the West Bank are of strategic importance – opinion

Claims to the contrary were incorrect 40 years ago and today are a gross strategic error.

Letters to the Editor July 8, 2020: The ‘A’ word

Readers of The Jerusalem Post have their say.

THE SETTLEMENT of Elazar, 18 km. south of Jerusalem, as it looked last week.
The ‘Deal of the Century’ – the first act will set the stage

One plausible scenario that has been circulating speaks of extension of Israeli sovereignty over Ma’aleh Adumim, Ariel and Gush Etzion in the first stage.

GERMAN FOREIGN Minister Heiko Maas (right) takes over the rotating presidency of the Council of the
Germany’s moment has arrived to tackle European antisemitism

Germany is at the forefront of the global fight against antisemitism, which is worryingly rearing its ugly head with renewed vigor.

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