45 - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
  • p.TextOutput { R static java.lang.String p.mt = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValuePolicy'; R static java.lang.String p.publicInterfaces = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValued'; R static java.lang.String p.beanClass = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValuePolicy'; RW java.lang.String value = '0'; R transient java.lang.Object _data = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.NumberInputPolicy'; },ModelStore=com.polopoly.model.ModelStoreInMap p.TextOutput { R static java.lang.String p.mt = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValuePolicy'; R static java.lang.String p.publicInterfaces = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValued'; R static java.lang.String p.beanClass = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValuePolicy'; RW java.lang.String value = '0'; R transient java.lang.Object _data = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.NumberInputPolicy'; },ModelStore=com.polopoly.model.ModelStoreInMap
    • zionist forever
    • 16.11.09 | 14:29 (IST)

    The US doesn't need to veto it unless its a very last resort. If this is going to the Security Council all the US needs to do is recomend against it and say they insist on a negotiated settlemtns ( in practicallity is the only thing that can work anyway ) and he will get the Europeans will vote against backing the palestinian demand. The General Assembly might be waighted in the palestinians favour but the Security Council where the US is king most of them would take Israels side on this issue and also insist they will only vote to support a state in borders that have been agreed on with Israel through negotiation. Palestinians would be doing themselves more harm than good if they asked the Security Council to vote on a non negotiated solution. Israel has nothing to worry about.

    from the article: Netanyahu seeks to foil Palestinian declaration of statehood, again
    First published 02:07 16.11.09 | Last updated 08:42 16.11.09
Haaretz Headlines
Israeli soldiers at the Holocaust Remembrance Day ceremony at Yad Vashem in Jerusalem, May 4, 2016.
Rivlin apologizes to survivors at Holocaust Day ceremony in Jerusalem

Addressing ceremony, Netanyahu says that 'anti-Semitism didn't die with Hitler.' He calls on the country to 'fight the lies, increase our strength and build the country.'

20:46 04.05.16 | 0 comments
Palestinian police in Ramallah.
Shin Bet head: Palestinian security forces respond to Israeli tips and thwart attacks

But while singing the praises of Israeli security coordination with the Palestinian Authority, Yoram Cohen tells the cabinet that Israeli operations are still responsible for thwarting the majority of attacks.

18:03 04.05.16 | 0 comments
German Chancellor Angela Merkel shakes hands with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu
Netanyahu speaks with Merkel on backdrop of reported Israel-Germany tension

Der Spiegel reported that the German chancellor said she 'understands why Abbas always wants to turn to the UN Security Council.'

19:37 04.05.16 | 0 comments
A flower lies next to the word Auschwitz, denoting the name of the Nazi concentration camp
Documenting the Nazi transports to the death camps

Yad Vashem’s new online database details how the Nazis brought Jews to the camps. Among the stories to be found there: the train that conveyed the Freud sisters to Treblinka.

02:23 04.05.16 | 0 comments