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Bulgaria to EU: Blacklist Hizbullah

Bulgaria to EU: Blacklist Hizbullah

Bulgaria marks anniversary of Burgas attack, calls for EU sanctions on Hizbullah. Lebanon issues opposite callArutz Sheva, 18/07/2013 23:27
31 MKs Tell PM: Answer EU Boycott by Building

31 MKs Tell PM: Answer EU Boycott by Building

MKs call on Netanyahu to end the de facto freeze on construction in Judea and SamariaGil Ronen and Ari Soffer, 18/07/2013 23:02
Israel: EU Attacks Us Because We're Small

Israel: EU Attacks Us Because We're Small

High ranking official says EU directive against Golan, Judea and Samaria is a disproportionate attack on Jewish state.Gil Ronen, 16/07/2013 13:13
MK Ben-Dahan: Stop EU’s Pro-PA Endeavors

MK Ben-Dahan: Stop EU’s Pro-PA Endeavors

MK Ben-Dahan slams EU report on settlements, suggests Israel respond by stopping Europe’s pro-PA building in Judea and Samaria.Maayana Miskin, 27/02/2013 14:54
Switzerland Adopts New Sanctions against Syria

Switzerland Adopts New Sanctions against Syria

Switzerland adds 28 names to its existing list of supporters of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, freezing their assets.Elad Benari, Canada, 26/10/2012 21:59
‘Stop the Bomb’ Coalition Urges EU to Boycott Iran

‘Stop the Bomb’ Coalition Urges EU to Boycott Iran

The Vienna-based European Stop the Bomb coalition joins Israel and asks EU legislators to cancel a planned visit to Iran. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 17/10/2012 10:31
Iran Angry over Shutdown of its Satellite Channels

Iran Angry over Shutdown of its Satellite Channels

Decision to shut down 19 Eutelsat channels draws Tehran's ire. Netanyahu commends new EU sanctions.Gil Ronen, 16/10/2012 15:14
Cameron Urges Israel Not to Strike Iran

Cameron Urges Israel Not to Strike Iran

British Prime Minister David Cameron urges Israel not to launch a military attack on Iran, says sanctions should be given time to work.Elad Benari, 16/10/2012 02:15
EU Exploring New Sanctions on Iran

EU Exploring New Sanctions on Iran

German Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle says there is a growing consensus for more EU sanctions on Iran over its nuclear program.Elad Benari, Canada, 07/09/2012 21:55
Netanyahu Hopes PA Heads 'Come to Their Senses'

Netanyahu Hopes PA Heads 'Come to Their Senses'

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu says he hopes Palestinian Authority officials "come to their senses so we can move forward."Chana Ya'ar, 29/01/2012 15:28
Netanyahu: EU Embargo ‘Step in Right Direction’

Netanyahu: EU Embargo ‘Step in Right Direction’

Prime Minister Netanyahu had cautious praise for the EU Monday, calling its decision to embargo Iranian oil "a step in the right direction."Chana Ya'ar, 23/01/2012 19:25
Russia Suspected of Sending Ammo to Syria

Russia Suspected of Sending Ammo to Syria

Russia last week managed to outsmart the EU sanctions against Syria and slipped a ship filled with bullets through to the port of Tartus.Chana Ya'ar, 15/01/2012 10:38
Chinese, UK Oil Firms Shut Down Syria Pumps

Chinese, UK Oil Firms Shut Down Syria Pumps

Two foreign oil firms close their Syria operations in response to EU sanctions imposed on the regime of President Bashar al-Assad.Chana Ya'ar, 13/12/2011 00:15