Germany, France and the U.K. condemn new tenders published by Israel’s Housing Ministry for the construction of more than 1,200 housing units in Jerusalem, West Bank.
Israel’s Housing Ministry on Tuesday published seven tenders for the construction of more than 1,200 housing units in two Jerusalem neighborhoods across the Green Line and in the West Bank settlement of Ariel.
'Strange that no major Israeli street or building is named for him,' says British trustee of the Jerusalem Foundation.
'If someone writes Hezbollah on a bus shelter, that's anti-Israel. If someone writes it on a synagogue, that's anti-Semitic," Anshel Pfeffer is told. The third in a series on Scottish Jews.
Jews and Palestinians both say yes - which shows that both sides still care more about how they are perceived than about reality on the ground.
Haaretz analyst Anshel Pfeffer says that the defense minister, by choosing to discuss information concerning Iran's nuclear program with a U.K. reporter, is trying to keep the Israeli public in the dark.
With more than 20 years as a war correspondent, BBC Middle East editor Jeremy Bowen is well placed to report on the recent Arab uprising. He recently spoke with Haaretz about his observations, and his new book.
The U.K. paper claims that Israel targeted an Iranian-run missile factory in Khartoum last week; Sudan has accused Israel of bombing the military complex, killing two people.
The second in a series of articles on Scottish Jewry gauges the community’s thoughts on the possibility of Scotland gaining independence from the rest of Britain in 2014. The main response seems to be a shrug of the shoulders rather than a call to arms.
The 120 most important Jewish policy-makers will gather for two days as part of the Jewish People Policy Institute's Conference on the Future of the Jewish People.