While pick-and-choose reporting is typical of Haaretz, I'm baffled by the idea that someone on the Planning Council hasn't looked at a map - the West Bank is a relatively huge area! Compare it to the rest of the country: West bank = 5,879 km2, rest of country, about 20,000km2 - the negev which is 12,000-16,000km2, you're left with a nearly equal area of land...
Syria's military confirms 48-hour cease-fire in Aleppo from 0100 am local (AP)
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
He pretends to care about Israel, and the American Jewish Establishment pretends that he’s a respectable candidate for president.21:50 04.05.16 | 1 comments
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