Israel slammed for West Bank land expropriation
Israel announced Sunday that the land in and around the Wadi Fukin valley, would become "state land," clearing the way for the development of a new Israeli settlement. The affected land lies near Bethlehem and close to Bitar Ilit -- one of the biggest ...
Israel Announces Massive West Bank Land Grab
Huge new Israeli settlement in West Bank condemned by US and UK
Land Move by Israel Draws Criticism
Israel proposes taking more West Bank land for Jewish settlers
JERUSALEM — The Israeli government announced Sunday that it would appropriate almost 1,000 acres of land in the West Bank that could be used to build homes for Jewish settlers. The Israeli group Peace Now, which opposes expansion of Israeli ...
Israel to expropriate 400 hectares of West Bank land
4,000 dunams at Gevaot (settlement) is declared as state land," the Israeli army's civil affairs department said on Sunday. According to a government spokesman in Tel Aviv, the Palestinian owners of the land have 45 days to contest the decision to ...
Israel estimates cost of Gaza conflict at £1.5bn
Israel has been presented with a hefty bill for 50 days of war in Gaza, as the prime minister, Binyamin Netanyahu, moved to slash government spending by 2% this year to offset the $2.52 bn (£1.51bn) cost of the conflict. With only the Israeli military ...
Israel Claims To Shoot Down Drone From Syria
JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military said Sunday that it shot down a drone that entered Israeli-controlled airspace from neighboring Syria, heightening tensions in the volatile Golan Heights. Military spokesman Lt. Col. Peter Lerner said the aircraft ...
Israel Shoots Down Drone That Crossed From Syria
Israel Shoots Down Drone From Syria
IAF shoots down drone infiltrating Israel, apparently from Syria
Israel to appropriate 400 hectares in West Bank for 'state use'
Other settler leaders praised the land declaration as an appropriate response to the murder of three Israeli teens. “The goal of the murderers of the three youths was to sow fear and disrupt our living routine and our answer is strengthening settlement ...
New York Times
Israel Claims Nearly 1000 Acres of West Bank Land Near Bethlehem
New York Times
JERUSALEM — Israel laid claim on Sunday to nearly 1,000 acres of West Bank land in a Jewish settlement bloc near Bethlehem — a step that could herald significant Israeli construction in the area — defying Palestinian demands for a halt in settlement ...
Israel Claims Almost 1000 Acres of West Bank for New Settlement
Israel declared a large section of the West Bank as “state lands” on Sunday, in a move that caused outrage among Palestinian authorities. The Los Angeles Times, citing local media sources, reported that the Israeli government took over 990 acres in the ...
Iron dome withstands 15 missiles
The clip was shared on messaging app WhatsApp and uploaded on the website SIN (Short Israeli News). Website owner Vadim Asaev said the most concurrent rocket interceptions he had previously seen was five, during Israel's recent Operation Protective ...
Jon Stewart: Criticizing Israel doesn't make me anti-Israel
Jon Stewart: Criticizing Israel doesn't make me anti-Israel. Daily Show talks about his directorial film debut 'Rosewater,' explains why it wasn't shot in Israel and answers accusations of being a 'self-hating Jew.' By Talia Lavin Aug. 31, 2014 | 10:02 ...
Jon Stewart: Criticizing Israel Doesn't Make Me 'Pro-Terrorist'