People assumed that when the UN General Assembly enacted a resolution, it became a part of international law. That is not so. UN General Assembly resolutions are only recommendations. Read More: PA Demands: An Assault on the Law of Nations – Op-Eds – Israel National News.
Knesset Interior Committee chairwoman Miri Regev (Likud Beytenu) formed a subcommittee to discuss Jewish entry to the Temple Mount. Read More: Miri Regev forms subcommittee to discuss Jewish entry to Temple Mount | JPost | Israel News.
Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu’s AIPAC speech on Tuesday in Washington was “an official announcement of a unilateral end to negotiations,” AFP reported a top Palestinian official as saying. Read More: PA says Netanyahu’s AIPAC speech amounts to declaration of end of peace talks | JPost | Israel News.
U.S. President Barack Obama committed to Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu he would push the Palestinian Authority (PA) to match any Israeli concessions as he seeks to negotiate a framework for peace talks, AFP reported on Tuesday. Read More: Obama Promised Netanyahu to Pressure Abbas – Middle East – News – Israel National News.
The Israeli navy seized a ship in the Red Sea on Wednesday that was carrying dozens of advanced Iranian-supplied rockets made in Syria that were intended for Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip, the military said. Read More: Israel says seized Gaza-bound rocket shipment from Iran – Telegraph.
In an unusually frank disclosure, White House spokesman Jay Carney said Wednesday night, March 5, that US intelligence services and military had worked with Israel to track the Iranian Panama-flagged ship KLOS C, which was apprehended by Israeli naval commandos on the Red Sea earlier that day carrying missiles for Gaza via Sudan. Read More: […]
Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu was set to address the AIPAC annual policy conference on Tuesday a day after meeting US President Barack Obama in the White House. Read More: WATCH LIVE: Netanyahu addresses AIPAC policy conference | JPost | Israel News.
Russia has said China is largely “in agreement” over Ukraine, after other world powers condemned Moscow for sending troops into the country.Hundreds of Russian soldiers have surrounded a military base in Crimea, preventing Ukrainian soldiers from going in or out. Read More: Russia And China ‘In Agreement’ Over Ukraine.
When Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu visits the White House tomorrow, President Barack Obama will tell him that his country could face a bleak future — one of international isolation and demographic disaster — if he refuses to endorse a U.S.-drafted framework agreement for peace with the Palestinians. Read More: Obama to Israel — Time […]
In meeting with Meretz leader Gal-On, Abbas says he will not extend talks beyond April deadline if core issues not addressed; says he would only agree to more negotiations if settlements frozen, more prisoners released. Read More: Abbas: If Kerry’s framework not satisfactory, PA will end talks, seek unilateral recognition | JPost | Israel News.