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Israel Will Not Leave the Golan Heights – Yair Lapid (TOI via Daily Alert)

By   /  June 7, 2018  /  History, International, Israel, Israel's legal case, Mid. East news, Terrorism  /  No Comments

Jun. 7, 2018 Israel Will Not Leave the Golan Heights – Yair Lapid Anyone with an understanding of reality can see that Israel will never return the Golan Heights to Assad, a psychopath who has murdered half a million of his own people and whose partners are Iran and Hizbullah. Both the opposition and the coalition […]

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Palestinian takeover of Area C must be stopped, Knesset committee warns, by Gideon Allon and Israel Hayom Staff

By   /  June 4, 2018  /  Israel's legal case, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

Jun. 4, 2018 Under the Oslo Accords, Area C of Judea and Samaria is under full Israeli control, but “since 2008, the Palestinian Authority has been ‎making considerable takeover efforts,” MK says • Defense Ministry says it is pursuing various measures to foil PA’s plans. Cllck here for full article

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Debunking 25 left-wing and Arab myths from a left-wing Arab perspective, by Fred Maroun (TOI)

By   /  April 25, 2018  /  BDS, Human Rights, International, Israel, Israel's legal case, Lies & Deceptions, Mid. East news, Terrorism  /  No Comments

Apr. 24. 2018 Left-wing and Arab enemies of Israel make a number of accusations that they repeat as if they were facts. Here I take apart those myths from a left-wing Arab perspective. I summarize the facts, but I include many links to other articles that provide further background. Some of the articles referenced are […]

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END ‘OCCUPATION’ (J. Post)

By   /  April 23, 2018  /  History, International, Israel, Israel's legal case, Lies & Deceptions, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

Apr. 22, 2018 The term “occupation” simply does not do justice to Israel’s role on the West Bank. The term “occupied” and the biased assumptions implied by its use are a distortion of history. Palestinians could have had a state long ago, whether in 1947 when the UN voted in favor of the Partition Plan, […]

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The Status of Jerusalem in International and Israeli Law – Shmuel Berkowitz (JCPA via Daily Alert)

By   /  April 15, 2018  /  Israel, Israel's legal case, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

The Status of Jerusalem in International and Israeli Law – Shmuel Berkowitz (Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs) (Daily Alert, Apr. 13, 2018) This detailed study by a renowned expert on Jerusalem shows that Israel has valid legal status in the city. Israel gained control of both parts of the city after Jordan and other Arab states […]

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Palestinian “March of Return” Seeks to Undo the Reality of Israel – Gary Rosenblatt (NY Jewish Week via Daily Alert)

By   /  April 15, 2018  /  History, Israel's legal case  /  No Comments

Apr. 13, 2018 Palestinian “March of Return” Seeks to Undo the Reality of Israel – Gary Rosenblatt (New York Jewish Week) Had the Arabs accepted the 1947 UN partition plan, there would have been two states – the larger one Palestine, the smaller one Israel. The Jewish leaders accepted the proposal, reluctantly, but the Arabs rejected […]

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Why Israeli Rule in the West Bank Is Legal under International Law Eugene Kontorovich (JCPA)

By   /  April 8, 2018  /  International, Israel, Israel's legal case  /  No Comments

Apr. 8, 2018 An interview with Professor Eugene Kontorovich by Sarah Haetzni-Cohen A version of this interview first appeared in Hebrew in Makor Rishon on March 23, 2018. Q: From the viewpoint of international law, how can the legal position of Judea and Samaria [West Bank] be defined? Click here for full interview

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Crisis in Gaza: The Israeli Point of View – Israeli UN Ambassador Danny Danon (NYT via Daily Alert)

By   /  April 5, 2018  /  History, Israel's legal case, Lies & Deceptions, media bias, Mid. East news, Terrorism  /  No Comments

Apr. 5, 2018 Crisis in Gaza: The Israeli Point of View – Israeli UN Ambassador Danny Danon The New York Times editorial, “A Test for Israel in Gaza” (April 4), doesn’t mention, or minimizes, basic facts that led to the situation in Gaza. First, we withdrew entirely from the Gaza Strip in August 2005, removing every Israeli resident, […]

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The UK pays disproportionate attention to Palestinian child prisoners by Jennifer Gerber (TOI)

By   /  February 7, 2018  /  double standards, friends/enemies, Human Rights, hypocricy, International, Israel, Israel's legal case, Lies & Deceptions, Mid. East news, Terrorism  /  No Comments

Feb. 7, 2018 Today, Britain’s parliament will debate the issue of Palestinian child prisoners. There is always something disturbing and upsetting when juveniles end up in the criminal justice system — wherever it occurs in the world. It is, however, the second time in two years that a debate on this topic has been secured. […]

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Should Ahed Tamimi Be Released on Bail? – Lt. Col. (res.) Maurice Hirsch (TOI via Daily Alert)

By   /  January 25, 2018  /  Human Rights, incitement, Israel's legal case, Mid. East news, Terrorism  /  No Comments

Jan. 28, 2018 Should Ahed Tamimi Be Released on Bail? – Lt. Col. (res.) Maurice Hirsch Should Ahed Tamimi, a 16-year-old Palestinian female who was indicted for three counts of assault, slingshotting stones at law enforcement officers, and calling for the commission of terrorist attacks including suicide bombings, be released on bail? International law does not […]

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