Tag Archives: Golan Heights

“It is a commonly held view that Israel’s possession of the Golan Heights is illegal under international law. But this position is not tenable”

DAILY TELEGRAPH In the Name of Peace, It Is Time to Accept Israel’s Possession of the Golan Heights by Rafael Bardaji and Richard Kemp October 2, 2018 The Golan Heights were a launch-pad for aggression against Israel from the rebirth … Continue reading

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“Tens of thousands of Syrian refugees pile up along the Golden Heights, and Israel opens its doors (with caution) to take care of the wounded”

JNS Syrians flee towards hospitals of the ‘enemy’ by Fiamma Nirenstein July 9, 2018 The strong winds in the Golan Heights blow pain and come from tent cities in which displaced Syrians are clustered together a few meters from the … Continue reading

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Prospects for West Bank Annexation

JERUSALEM POST UN Expert: Israel Moving Closer to Formal West Bank Annexation by Tovah Lazaroff July 2, 2018 Israel has taken steps that could lead to the formal annexation of the West Bank, UN legal expert Michael Lynk said in … Continue reading

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Golan Heights sovereignty resolution killed by GOP leaders

FREE BEACON Congressional Measure to Recognize Israeli Sovereignty Over Golan Heights Killed by Adam Kredo May 24, 2018 A congressional resolution to recognize Israeli sovereignty over the contested Golan Heights region in Syria met a quick demise this week after … Continue reading

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“Congress set to consider proposal to recognize Israeli sovereignty over Golan Heights, ending decades of refusal to accept 1981 annexation”

ARUTZ SHEVA Will US recognize Israeli sovereignty over Golan Heights? by David Rosenberg May 18, 2018 The US may for the first time recognize Israeli sovereignty over an area secured by Israel during the 1967 Six Day War, ending a … Continue reading

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“IDF warns Syrian military not to interfere as it pummels Iranian targets in largest direct exchange between Jerusalem, Tehran”

TIMES OF ISRAEL After Iranian barrage, Israel launches massive counterattack in Syria by Judah Ari Gross May 10, 2018 Some 20 rockets were fired at Israeli military bases by Iranian forces from southern Syria just after midnight on Thursday, sparking … Continue reading

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“In a first for the US, State Department erases references to ‘Israeli occupation’ in annual report. PA says ‘US has sided with Israel'”

ARUTZ SHEVA Trump admin drops references to Judea, Samaria as ‘occupied’ by David Rosenberg April 21, 2018 The US State Department has dropped claims that Israel’s presence in Judea, Samaria, and eastern Jerusalem constitutes an “occupation” from its annual human … Continue reading

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