West Bank Annexation

Former Israeli Defence Minister Moshe Yaalon speaks at the Munich Security Conference in Munich, Ger
Moshe Ya’alon: Israel should stop talking about annexation

Ya’alon explained that Trump didn’t even allow Israel to move forward on sovereignty in January, when he unveiled his peace plan in Washington and published a map of what could be annexed.

SOME OF THE thousands of Christian supporters of Israel at the CUFI Summit in Washington last week.
Christians United for Israel opposes the Van Hollen amendment

"The amendment endangers Israelis and Palestinians who both rely on Israel having the necessary operational freedom to protect against terrorist activities in the West Bank."

PA cancels annexation protest due to coronavirus spread in West Bank

The cancellation of the rally was announced as part of new measures to curb the spread of the coronavirus in the West Bank.

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.

U.S. Special Envoy for Monitoring and Combating Anti-Semitism, Elan Carr
Elan Carr calls J Street annexation tweet antisemitic, sparking argument

The US Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Antisemitism called the J Street's tweet on annexation antisemetic, and the Simon Weisenthal Center along with a JTA reporter jumped in.

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.

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