“The explicit goal of the Palestinian Authority and Hamas is the elimination of the Jewish state, not the building-up of a Palestinian counterpart”

BOSTON GLOBE
Unlike Obama, Trump isn’t obsessed with where Israel’s Jews live
by Jeff Jacoby
February 7, 2017

…It takes a curious derangement to conclude from this that all would be well in the Middle East if only Israel would stop enlarging Jewish neighborhoods. Yet that is the mindset of the UN and much of the international community. It was also the mindset of the Obama administration, which rarely missed an opportunity to condemn Israeli settlements — going so far as to facilitate a Security Council resolution declaring even East Jerusalem, with its storied Jewish Quarter, “occupied Palestinian territory.” To its credit, the Trump administration rejects that paradigm. The Republican platform adopted last summer made no reference to the “two-state” unicorn, and Trump’s ambassador to Israel firmly backs the expansion of Jewish communities in the historic Jewish heartland. READ MORE

ABC NEWS Palestinians Fear Being Sidelined by Trump White House

ELDER OF ZIYON Europe Punishes the Jews. Again. *Yawn*

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