Former Ambassador: Sovereignty can be applied despite world's threats

Former Ambassador: Sovereignty can be applied despite world's threats

Former Ambassador Alan Baker points out UN and European moves to thwart sovereignty, but thinks Israel should make its own decisions.Nitsan Keidar, 6/24/2020, 6:43 AM
'ICC investigation will damage its juridical credibility'

'ICC investigation will damage its juridical credibility'

'No legal basis to request to investigate Israel for war crimes,' former Amb. Alan Baker says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/21/2019, 5:45 PM
'US decision isn't a green-light for annexation'

'US decision isn't a green-light for annexation'

Diplomat and international law scholar Alan Baker warns against reading too deeply into US declaration it views Israeli settlements as legalNitsan Keidar, 11/24/2019, 5:51 PM
Alan Baker: Airbnb made a decision in favor of BDS

Alan Baker: Airbnb made a decision in favor of BDS

A former legal adviser to Israel's foreign ministry thinks that Airbnb's act is part of the boycott campaign to harm Israel economically.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/21/2018, 9:41 PM
'Arab MKs undermining State of Israel'

'Arab MKs undermining State of Israel'

International law expert calls to examine whether Arab MKs violated oath of allegiance to Knesset. 'This is a gimmick, a propaganda ploy.'Benny Toker, 8/27/2018, 5:03 PM
PA acceptance to Interpol a 'double-edged sword'

PA acceptance to Interpol a 'double-edged sword'

Dr. Alan Baker says PA acceptance to Interpol was nothing more than a PR achievement for the PA, says it could end up harming its leaders.Shimon Cohen, 10/25/2017, 4:14 AM
Did State Department copy old reports to whitewash PA?

Did State Department copy old reports to whitewash PA?

'State Department fears its own words could be used by Congress to cut funding to the PA, so it intentionally slants reports.'Gary Willig, 7/26/2017, 8:55 PM
Israel 'quietly' legalizing outposts

Israel 'quietly' legalizing outposts

Sources involved in drafting of Levy Report confirm report by leftwing NGO that Israel has begun to quietly implement some of its proposals.David Rosenberg, 4/10/2016, 1:29 PM
'Israel Doesn't Need to Apologize All the Time'

'Israel Doesn't Need to Apologize All the Time'

Former Ambassador Alan Baker reacts to UN report on Gaza, says it is a "political report by a political committee."Yoni Kempinski, 6/23/2015, 2:43 AM
Sweden Recognized 'Palestine' for 'Muslim Votes'

Sweden Recognized 'Palestine' for 'Muslim Votes'

Former ambassador Alan Baker explains why Sweden voted to recognize the PA as a state, in contradiction to the Oslo Accords.Benny Toker, Ari Yashar, 10/31/2014, 2:01 PM
UN Asked to Revoke PA Status Over Abduction

UN Asked to Revoke PA Status Over Abduction

Former Ambassador Dr. Alan Baker: UN's legitimization is responsible for the abduction, violates Oslo Accords.Tova Dvorin, Ido Ben-Porat, 6/20/2014, 11:19 AM
Senior Jurist Says Adopt the Levy Report Now

Senior Jurist Says Adopt the Levy Report Now

Alan Baker, former FM legal adviser and ambassador, says Oslo Accords are finished, time to declare sovereignty.Uzi Baruch, 5/30/2014, 8:26 AM
Baker: Govt. Should Act Now on Sovereignty

Baker: Govt. Should Act Now on Sovereignty

International lawmaker Alan Baker believes that the time has come to change Judea and Samaria's status.Moshe Cohen, 5/29/2014, 1:15 PM
'We Must Delegitimize the Delegitimizers'

'We Must Delegitimize the Delegitimizers'

Emergency hearing on leftist and anti-Israel NGOs calls for Israel to defang the BDS movement - through financial means.Eliran Aharon, 5/28/2014, 4:49 PM
'Kerry, You're Spreading Palestinian Propaganda'

'Kerry, You're Spreading Palestinian Propaganda'

Alan Baker, head of the Legal Forum for the Land of Israel, sends strongly worded rebuke to US Secretary of State John Kerry.Tova Dvorin , 11/12/2013, 9:38 AM
The Dirty Legal Hands of the European Union

The Dirty Legal Hands of the European Union

Manfred Gerstenfeld interviews Ambassador Alan Baker: ""By its persistence in referring to the pre-1967 lines, the E.U. is undermining future negotiation on this issue..." Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld, 10/23/2013, 7:48 PM
Legal Experts to Ashton: Cancel the Boycott

Legal Experts to Ashton: Cancel the Boycott

Judea and Samaria is not occupied territory, therefore the EU ban on it should be lifted, legal experts tell Catherine Ashton.Elad Benari, 7/22/2013, 4:44 AM
Expert: Israel Has an Historic Rights in Yesha

Expert: Israel Has an Historic Rights in Yesha

Ambassador Alan Baker, an expert on international law, says that legally Israel has a perfect right to build in Judea and Samaria. David Lev, 1/1/2013, 11:08 PM
Levy Report Author: Barak's Reasoning 'Nonsense'

Levy Report Author: Barak's Reasoning 'Nonsense'

Alan Baker, one of the authors of the Levy Report, rejects as “nonsense” Barak’s reasoning for not adopting the report.Elad Benari, 10/21/2012, 5:44 AM