Tag Archives: West Bank

VP Harris aide says wine choice ‘not an expression of policy’

TIMES OF ISRAEL VP Harris serves wine made in West Bank settlement at Passover seder Jacob Magid April 17, 2022 US Vice President Kamala Harris and Second Gentleman Doug Emhoff served wine made in a West Bank settlement at their … Continue reading

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“Rashida Tlaib wants to smear Israel. And she is willing to stoop as low as necessary to do so—even lying about her own grandmother”

JNS What the NYT Tlaib feature represents by Gilead Ini March 6, 2022 The latest New York Times hagiography of an anti-Israel activist has dropped. The weekend’s fawning feature is about Rep. Rashida Tlaib—or more specifically, about the righteousness of Tlaib’s anti-Israel dogmas. It … Continue reading

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“Israel has been consistently criticized for its occupation of the West Bank, east Jerusalem and the Gaza Strip, even though they were captured in a purely defensive war”

JERUSALEM POST To whom was the Promised Land promised? by Neville Taylor January 26, 2022 If the world were governed by reason, logic and conscientious adherence to the rule of law, then Professor Abraham A. Sion’s new book [To Whom … Continue reading

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Kontorovich: Does Israel occupy the West Bank ?

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Palestinian Authority security forces extricate two Israelis, hand them unharmed to Israel after crowd surrounds them in the city center

TIMES OF ISRAEL Two Israelis attacked, car torched by Palestinians after entering downtown Ramallah by Aaron Boxerman December 1, 2021 Two Israelis were attacked and their car was set ablaze by a crowd of Palestinians after they entered downtown Ramallah … Continue reading

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“Latest settlement approvals have US officials doubting Gantz’s claim that he can limit scope of construction”

TIMES OF ISRAEL By building deep in the West Bank, Israel risking the wrath of Washington by Jacob Magid October 29, 2021 …That’s likely why US officials reacted with dismay and anger when they reviewed the list of projects published … Continue reading

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Gilad Erdan blasts co-founders of ice cream maker over Axios interview. “Demanding from Israel what is demanded from no other country is the definition of antisemitism”

BLOOMBERG Israeli Envoy Criticizes Ben & Jerry’s Founders Over Boycott by Augusta Saraiva and Alisa Odenheimer October 12, 2021 The Israeli ambassador to the U.S. accused Ben & Jerry’s co-founders of “helping the antisemites” following an interview in which they … Continue reading

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“There are two sources for Israel’s claim to the West Bank. The first, and the most important, is the Mandate for Palestine, set up by the League of Nations in 1922, for the sole purpose of creating the Jewish National Home”

FRONT PAGE MAG Israel’s Claim Under International Law to the ‘Occupied Territories’ by Hugh Fitzgerald April 8, 2021 The Biden Administration seems to think that the way to bring peace between Israelis and Palestinians is to push Israel back within … Continue reading

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Is Israel an Occupying Power ?

UNPACKED Is Israel an Occupying Power? | The Israeli-Palestinian Context March 31, 2021 Israel’s presence in the West Bank, or Judea and Samaria, has a laundry list of labels, many of which have been built on historical assumptions and modern … Continue reading

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Biden administration resumes use of ‘Occupied Territories’

ARUTZ SHEVA State Dept. Spokesman Ned Price: ‘Is the West Bank occupied? Yes’ by Staff April 2, 2021 US State Department spokesman Ned Price has said that Israel’s “occupation” of Judea and Samaria is a “historical fact.” At a daily … Continue reading

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