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By Lily Bethlehem On Thursday, November 19th, 2020

Mike Pompeo Highest U.S. Official to Visit an Israeli Settlement, Golan

Mike Pompeo Twitter Secretary of State Mike Pompeo today made an official visit to the Israeli settlement Psagot, north of Jerusalem, and the Golan heights, marking the first such visit made by a serving American More...

By Jewish Business News On Wednesday, February 12th, 2020

The UN publishes a “blacklist” of 112 Firms working at Israeli settlements

Despite the heavy Israeli and American pressure, the UN Human Rights Council released Wednesday the companies and businesses operating in Israel across the Green Line – including East Jerusalem and the Golan More...

By Jewish Business News On Sunday, September 1st, 2019

Netanyahu Promises to annex Israeli settlements in occupied West Bank

Ahead of the elections on September 17, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu promises to annex Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank. In a speech on Sunday, in the West Bank settlement of Elkana, where he More...

By Jewish Business News On Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017

Kushner investigated over UN resolution condemning Israeli settlements

  The special counsel overseeing the FBI investigation into alleged Russian interference in the 2016 US presidential election, Robert Mueller, is investigating US President Donald Trump’s son-in-law More...

By Ynet News On Friday, March 24th, 2017

Merkel worried Israeli settlement building undermines two-state solution

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Friday she was concerned about Israel‘s building in settlements in the West Bank, which she said was undermining progress towards a two-state solution for Israel and More...

By Jewish Business News On Saturday, December 24th, 2016
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US abstains, Anti Israeli settlement resolution passes at UN Security Council

The US abstained from a contentious UN Security Council resolution calling for an end to settlement construction, declaring them illegal. The resolution was put forth by Venezuela, New Zealand, More...

By Orly Azoulay On Thursday, November 17th, 2016

Obama mulling support of UN resolution against Israeli settlements

Two months before leaving office, US President Barack Obama is considering a last minute move vis-à-vis the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, a White House official told American Jewish reporters in a briefing More...

By Ynet News On Friday, July 1st, 2016

Quartet report criticizes Israeli settlements, Palestinian terrorism

Israel should stop building settlements, denying Palestinian development and designating land for exclusive Israeli use that Palestinians seek for a future state, the Middle East peace Quartet recommended on Friday More...

By News Brief On Wednesday, August 26th, 2015

High Court ruling expected on Leicester council’s Israeli settlement boycott

  The High Court is expected to rule next month on whether a judicial review will take place into a local council’s decision to boycott Israeli products from West Bank settlements. Leicester City Council’s More...

By Associated Press On Tuesday, November 18th, 2014

EU Proposing Punishment for Israeli Settlements

An internal European Union document proposes unspecified “actions” against Israel for its settlement activities in the West Bank and east Jerusalem, reflecting unhappiness with the lack of progress More...

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