the ball is rolling and Israel's position in the international community is becoming increasingly isolated. netanyahu's address will only serve to increase that isolation. The US has tried desperately, by cajoing and threatening, to stop Palestinians from taking the only realistic course left open to them. It is now clear that Israel's feigned attempts at supposedly wanting a settlement to the conflict was nothing more than a time span for them to continue their expansionism. The US will pay dearly throughout the Arab world and among many Europeans for their veto. The hypocricy will ring loud and clear. Here they are claiming to be the driving force for bringing democracy to autocratic, anti-democratic regimes, while at the same time giving support for the longest occupation in the region.
IDF investigates report of stabbing attack in the West Bank (Haaretz)
from the article: Palestinians: We will seek full UN membership on September 23
While old-timers at Kibbutz Sha’ar Ha’amakim in northern Israel are racking their brains to recall Bernie Sanders from a volunteer stint in the 1960s, Haaretz tracked down a first cousin of the Democratic presidential hopeful at a moshav in the Negev.16:22 09.02.16 | 0 comments