72 years ago on November 29, the UN partitioned Palestine

72 years ago on November 29, the UN partitioned Palestine

The UN voted to partition the area then called Palestine - no connection to the Arabs who call themselves Palestinians today - into Jewish and Arab states. The Arabs rejected the plan. Jeff Dunetz, 12/1/2019, 8:00 AM
Sorry, Rashida Tlaib: Israel was not a consolation prize for Jews

Sorry, Rashida Tlaib: Israel was not a consolation prize for Jews

In Tliab's imagined version of history, after the Holocaust, the Jews were awarded a consolation prize — the establishment of Israel — at the expense of those already living there. Not so, Rashida.Dr. Robert Rozett, 5/15/2019, 6:08 AM
The status of Judea/Samaria: Examination of Israel's lawful rights

The status of Judea/Samaria: Examination of Israel's lawful rights

The winning card lies in Israel's legal - not its historical and religious - claims to Jerusalem. Arutz Sheva spoke to the former head of the Ministry for Jerusalem to clarify the issue. Rochel Sylvetsky, 4/18/2019, 3:01 PM
The two-state-solution is a failure: India-Pakistan as living proof

The two-state-solution is a failure: India-Pakistan as living proof

Proof that the "two state solution" does not work is the 300 killed in the India-Pakistan conflict in February 2019 Since the British-sponsored 1947 partition there have been 14 million refugees, 4 wars and now a dangerous nuclear race. Ezequiel Doiny, 3/15/2019, 7:58 AM
Looks like there are some new sheriffs in town

Looks like there are some new sheriffs in town

President Trump seized the moment, taking advantage of the new alignments in the Middle East.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 12/6/2017, 5:59 PM
The UN and Israel

The UN and Israel

It helped create Israel but has attempted numerous times to destroy it as well, while the Muslim world would have solved the 'refugee' problem had the UN not helped perpetuate it.Rabbi Berel Wein, 12/5/2017, 11:46 AM
'Proud a Brazilian presided over the UN vote partition plan'

'Proud a Brazilian presided over the UN vote partition plan'

Brazil honors diplomat who presided over 1947 UN vote for partition plan.JTA, 11/30/2017, 3:23 PM
'The Palestinians chose to say yes to Hamas'

'The Palestinians chose to say yes to Hamas'

Ambassador Danon: November 29, 1947 was a moment that turned an age-old dream of self-determination into a real-life miracle.Nitsan Keidar, New York, 11/30/2017, 12:06 AM
'Historic UN partition vote on Israel against international law'

'Historic UN partition vote on Israel against international law'

Researcher Ze'ev Jabotinsky says international law gives Jews right over entire Land of Israel, not just part of it.Shimon Cohen, 11/29/2017, 7:57 PM
UK backs Israel and Jordan solution

UK backs Israel and Jordan solution

The Foreign Secretary stated that the only viable solution is something akin to the Peel Solution, which talks of Jews and Arabs, and does not use the word Palestinian. David Singer, 11/11/2017, 10:23 PM
Queens Museum boycotts Israel

Queens Museum boycotts Israel

NY Museum where historic UN partition vote took places cancels planned reenactment of vote at behest of pro-BDS director.Gary Willig, 8/16/2017, 5:27 PM
Danon: History tells us the Palestinians don't want a state

Danon: History tells us the Palestinians don't want a state

Ambassador Danon says the PA's real goal is to continue to exist as a corrupt entity living off the goodwill of the international community.Elad Benari, 11/30/2016, 12:04 AM
A candid speech from President Abbas

A candid speech from President Abbas

Lies, not-so-veiled threats and the truth about what the Palestinian Arabs want. Elliott Abrams, 9/26/2016, 8:01 AM
Abbas' UN speech was a game changer

Abbas' UN speech was a game changer

Listening carefully, one could hear what Abbas means by "occupation." Israel, beware. David Bedein, 9/24/2016, 9:45 PM
Palestinian Arab aspirations in 1948 have not changed

Palestinian Arab aspirations in 1948 have not changed

It is a good idea to refresh - or inform - our memories of what really happened in 1948, as the world rewrites history. Eli E. Hertz, 5/30/2016, 8:00 AM
November 29, 1947, 5:50 pm, EST

November 29, 1947, 5:50 pm, EST

The world body which would be a repository for so much antipathy against Israel over the next seven decades must have experienced a moment of madness. They actually recognized the right of the Jewish people to a homeland. Larry Domnitch, 11/29/2014, 5:34 PM
Why the Arabs Rejected the 1947 UN Partition Plan

Why the Arabs Rejected the 1947 UN Partition Plan

The reason the Arabs rejected the Partition Plan is the same one that brought two murderers to Har Nof last week and CNN to report as it did. Not settlements, the Temple Mount, revenge, a Palestinian State. It is just about Jews. Paula R. Stern, 11/29/2014, 5:50 AM
Hamas: Back to '47 Borders

Hamas: Back to '47 Borders

The vibrations of Obama’s “hallowing” the June 4, '67 borders have not yet stilled, and Hamas already says it would prefer the May 13, '48 borders.Hillel Fendel, 5/23/2011, 5:24 PM
'UN Policies are Based on Lies'

'UN Policies are Based on Lies'

Former Israeli Ambassador to Egypt Tzvi Maz'el responded to the lecture delivered by the UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace ProcessYoni Kempinski, 4/28/2010, 6:31 AM
UN Envoy Invokes 1947 Partition

UN Envoy Invokes 1947 Partition

The UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process called to re-divide Jerusalem. Yoni Kempinski, 4/27/2010, 11:17 PM