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  • Israel puts 91 Jewish settlements on priority spending list

    August 5, 2013 | 9:08 am

    The Israeli government put 91 Jewish settlements on a national priority funding list on Sunday, adding six to a roster of dozens of enclaves already eligible for supplemental state cash.

    A senior Palestinian official condemned the decision as an obstacle to U.S.-brokered peace...

  • Israeli lawmakers dedicate eastern Jerusalem Jewish homes

    May 26, 2011 | 10:31 am

    Israeli lawmakers attended the dedication of a Jewish apartment complex in a Palestinian neighborhood of eastern Jerusalem.

    The ceremony Wednesday marked the completion of apartments for 110 religious Jewish families in the Ras al-Amud neighborhood of Jerusalem, located on the Mount...

  • Israel’s Future—Not Terrorism—Won in Gaza

    By Hirsh Goodman

    August 25, 2005 | 8:00 pm

    After the dust has settled and Israel concludes its unilateral withdrawal from Gaza, a key issue will be whether the move will enhance its security or not. Will it be perceived as a "victory for terror" as the right wing has claimed, or a "base for Islamic terror" as former Finance...

  • But Will It Last?

    By Leslie Susser

    February 17, 2005 | 7:00 pm

     

    The dust is still settling after last week's summit at the Egyptian resort town of Sharm el-Sheik, but early signs on the ground are highly contradictory.

    Last week, just 48 hours after the summit, Palestinian terrorist groups fired more than 50 mortar shells at Jewish...

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  • Sharon Faces Tough Choices After Defeat

    By Leslie Susser

    May 6, 2004 | 8:00 pm

    Bruised after a humiliating defeat in his own party, Ariel Sharon is considering dramatic moves to regain the political upper hand.

    But pundits are divided over whether the Israeli prime minister has the strength to extricate himself from the political quicksand in which he seems to...

  • Key Points in Geneva Peace Proposal

    By Jewish Telegraphic Agency

    December 4, 2003 | 7:00 pm

    The following are some of the main points of the Geneva accord, the unofficial Israeli-Palestinian peace proposal launched Monday:

    A state of Palestine would be created roughly along Israel's pre-1967 borders. The two countries would recognize each other, and Palestine would end...

  • The Answer Isn’t…

    By Rob Eshman

    November 27, 2003 | 7:00 pm

    Aliyah is the oat bran of the Jewish people. We know it's good for us. We know we should be having more of it. But truth is, we just find it hard to swallow. And we certainly don't like it shoved down our throats.

    While in Israel last week, I heard several Israeli officials, from...

  • The Debate Over Lebanon

    By Eric Silver

    September 11, 1997 | 8:00 pm

    Since the beginning of this year, 103 Israelisoldiers have died in, or on their way to, war in Lebanon. Twelvelost their lives in a botched marine commando raid last week. Thetotal death toll since the 1982 "Peace for Galilee" invasion nowstands at about 1,200, and since the pullback...