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Can The U.S. Force Limitations On Israeli Building?

Soon enough, details will emerge about the meetings being held between U.S. administration officials and Israeli leadership. The press is reporting that the two parties are nearing an agreement on a slowdown in Israeli "settlement" growth in Judea and Samaria, with PM Netanyahu rejecting any claims of limitations on Jewish development and growth in Jerusalem. read more...

E-1: Now Is The Time To Build

Israel Hayom published a piece a few days ago by journalist and commentator David Weinberg about the importance of the E-1 area east of Jerusalem. This piece of land, in Area C and thus under full Israeli jurisdiction, is considered critical for Israel to maintain, control and develop for several reasons, including demographic and strategic/security. read more...

Good News - Omar Barghouti Arrested

Barghouti is an Arab who was born in Qatar who calls himself a Palestinian. He currently lives in Akko, and has taken the best that Israel has to offer - he received a degree from Tel Aviv University - and uses it to promote hatred and violence against Israel. read more...

Donald Trump Watch: A Roller Coaster Of Emotions

It has been nearly two months since Donald Trump's inauguration. To say his winning the presidency has created shock waves, and either fear and anger or great joy and exhilaration, would be an understatement. read more...

What If...? By Richard Landes (www.theaugeanstables.com)

 None other than a whole array of Jewish progressives took up the call to demonize their own people, to compare Israel to the Nazis, to join in with the most ferocious anti-semites in the world today, and call for Israel's "annihilation."  read more...

With Trump And Netanyahu, So Far It's Mostly Speculation

Throughout the years of the Netanyahu premiership, we have pondered over what Benjamin Netanyahu really believes, and what he really wants. He has professed his belief in Yisrael Shlayma - an Israel from "the river to the sea" - yet he gave away most of Hebron, stated his acceptance of a "Palestinian" state (albeit with conditions), and has restricted the growth of Jewish communities throughout Judea and Samaria. read more...

Recent Trump Appointments in Israel's Interest?

There are reports in the news of two questionable Trump administration appointments to important foreign policy positions that cause us to question President Trump's intentions vis a vis Israel and the Middle East. read more...

FInally: Fighting UNESCO Lies

Today's Times of Israel contains the following encouraging report:
"Hitting back at a controversial UNESCO resolution ignoring the Jewish connection to the Temple Mount in Jerusalem, senior Likud ministers put forward a proposal to establish a new government body what would preserve the holy site and educate about its Jewish history." read more...

To All Our Jewish Friends & Supporters, Chag Sameach - Happy Purim!

Purim affords us the opportunity to step back, take a breath and laugh a little. read more...

David Friedman: One More Vote To Go (Contact Your Senators To Confirm Him)

This morning, the Senate Foreign Relations Committee voted to approve President Trump's nominee for ambassador to Israel, David Friedman. The vote was almost entirely along party lines, where all the Republicans on the committee voted for Friedman, and all the Democrats voted against, except New Jersey Senator, Bob Menendez. read more...

What Do Women's Rights Have To Do With Israel's Destruction? (Hint: Absolutely Nothing)

Whatever one's opinions about women's rights and equality, today's events are being hijacked by those whose sights go beyond merely acknowledging women and their place in society. As is the case with leftist causes today, anti-Israelism takes its place alongside these other "noble" causes. read more...

Action Alert: Tell Your Senators To Confirm David Friedman As U.S. Ambassador To Israel

This Thursday, March 9, the Senate Foreign Relations Committee will vote on the confirmation of David Friedman as the next U.S. ambassador to Israel. Assuming he is approved, the full Senate will then vote on the nomination, either later that day or soon after. read more...

Did The U.S. Warn Israel About Sovereignty?

Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman said today that the United States warned Israel that applying sovereignty in Judea and Samaria would provoke a crisis with the U.S. He is quoted as saying, "We received a direct message - not an indirect message and not a hint - from the United States. Imposing Israeli sovereignty on Judea and Samaria would mean an immediate crisis with the new administration." NY Post: US warns Israel that annexing West Bank would trigger 'crisis' read more...

15 Years Ago Today: Horrific Sniper Attack in Israel

On March 3, 2002, a "Palestinian" sniper murdered seven Israeli soldiers, two of them officers, and three Israeli civilians. Another six Israelis were wounded, four of them seriously read more...

Allen West "If you want to free Palestine, you give it back to the people who had it in the first place, the Jewish people."

Allen West, a strong supporter of Israel, was a U.S. Representative from Florida from 2011 to 2013. Prior to that he had an illustrious military career, serving 22 years in the U.S. Army. read more...

Bewildering, Frustrating, Unacceptable Inaction From Israel's Prime Minister

It has often been stated that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is a master at deferring difficult decisions, and that he prefers to maintain the status quo rather than be a change agent. However, with a Trump administration in the White House, and pro-Israel Republicans in control of the House and Senate, many view Israel as having a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to make bold decisions regarding its control of Judea and Samaria, to assert sovereignty and initiate a major building program. read more...