West Bank

U.S. Slams Israel’s Reported Approval Of Eastern Jerusalem Housing Plans

10/27/2014 - 20:00

Jerusalem — The United States condemned the reported approval by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to plan construction of at least 1,000 new housing units in eastern Jerusalem Jewish neighborhoods.

New Guidelines Prevent Palestinian Workers From Riding Israeli Buses

10/26/2014 - 20:00

Jerusalem — New guidelines issued by Israel Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon will prevent Palestinian workers from riding on Israeli public transportation in the West Bank.

Israel’s West Bank Grab

American Jews must let Israel’s leaders know of our discomfort with their diplomatic arrogance.

09/09/2014 - 20:00
Editor and Publisher

Did you, like me and many other supporters of Israel, cringe on reading the other day that the Jerusalem government had laid claim to nearly 1,000 acres of land in the West Bank, presumably for settlement expansion?

Gary Rosenblatt

Adelsons To Donate $25M To West Bank’s Ariel U.

06/23/2014 - 20:00

Casino magnate Sheldon Adelson and his wife, Miriam, will donate a total of $25 million to Ariel University in the West Bank settlement.

Netanyahu Prepares The Nation: Finding The Teens Will Take Time

06/16/2014 - 20:00

JERUSALEM — Finding the three kidnapped teenagers will take more time, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said in an address to the nation.

U.S. Consulate Issues Warning On West Bank Travel

06/16/2014 - 20:00

JERUSALEM — American citizens should take precautions and avoid demonstrations during travel in the West Bank, the U.S. Consulate in Jerusalem warned.

Kidnapped Teens’ Families Have ‘Very Emotional’ First Meeting

06/16/2014 - 20:00

JERUSALEM — The families of the three kidnapped Israeli teenagers met together for the first time.

Thousands Pray At Western Wall

06/15/2014 - 20:00

Jerusalem — Thousands gathered at the Western Wall to pray for the safe return of three teens kidnapped in the West Bank.

Thousands gather at the Western Wall in Jerusalem’s Old City to pray for the release of three kidnapped Israeli teenagers.

Kerry Calls For Release Of Kidnapped Israelis, Cites Hamas Involvement

06/15/2014 - 20:00

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry called for the immediate release of three kidnapped Israeli teens and noted the “many indications” pointing to Hamas’ involvement.

Is Fatah-Hamas Marriage On The Rocks?

It appears the marriage between the two leading Palestinian factions may be on the rocks even before it had a chance to be consummated.

Behind the break-up is the Palestinian Authority’s condemnation of the kidnapping of three Israeli teenagers, believed to be the work of Hamas, and the cooperation of PA and Israeli security forces in the search for the boys.

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