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  • United Nations Security Council adopts anti-Israeli settlement agreement [UPDATED]

    By Ryan Torok

    December 23, 2016 | 1:43 pm

    UPDATE DEC. 27 10:18 P.M.

    Echoing a variety of pro-Israel organizations, Congressman Ted Lieu (D) has expressed strong opposition to United Nations Security Council (UNSC) Resolution 2334, which condemns Israeli settlements in East Jerusalem and the Palestinian territories.

  • Israeli official protests Google’s use of ‘Palestine’

    May 6, 2013 | 10:07 am

    A senior Israeli official called on Google to reconsider its decision to change the wording on its services and products from "Palestinian Territories" to "Palestine."

    Israeli Deputy Foreign Minister Zeev Elkin also told Google CEO Larry Page in a letter sent Sunday that he was...

  • Google edition adopts ‘Palestine’

    May 3, 2013 | 9:09 am

    Google has changed the title on the homepage of its Palestinian edition from "Palestinian Territories" to "Palestine."

    In a statement to the BBC Friday, Google spokesman Nathan Tyler said the company was "following the lead" of several bodies, including the United Nations, in...

  • Turkey says Israel has relaxed restrictions on imports to Palestinian areas

    March 22, 2013 | 10:41 am

    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told his Turkish counterpart on Friday that Israel had "substantially" lifted restrictions on the entry of civilian goods into the Palestinian territories, Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan's office said.

    "Prime Minister Netanyahu ... noted that Israel had substantially lifted the restrictions on the entry of civilian goods into the Palestinian territories, including Gaza, and that this would continue as long as calm prevailed," a statement said.

    Reporting by Jonathon Burch; Editing by Pravin Char

  • Cognitive dissonance

    By Steve Greenberg

    June 28, 2007 | 8:00 pm