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Europe boycotts Israel, where even newborns are in shelters

Europe boycotts Israel, where even newborns are in shelters

In Ashkelon's Barzilai Hospital, newborns were rushed to shelters. The EU is too busy labelling Israeli products to notice. Giulio Meotti, 13/11/2019 17:08
Biden: 'Occupation is a real problem'

Biden: 'Occupation is a real problem'

"The settlements are unnecessary", Joe Biden told a rally participant, "The only answer is two state solution"Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/07/2019 00:36
Turkey: Netanyahu remarks on sovereignty 'irresponsible'

Turkey: Netanyahu remarks on sovereignty 'irresponsible'

Turkey slams PM's statement promising to apply sovereignty in Judea and Samaria. 'West Bank occupied by Israel in violation of int'l law.'AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/04/2019 13:12
When criticizing Israel is anti-Semitism

When criticizing Israel is anti-Semitism

If the facts are wrong or purposely false, there is not much doubt about what motivates those spouting the criticism.Dr. Avi Perry, 11/03/2019 00:05
The TIPH of the iceberg: Foreign occupation of Israel

The TIPH of the iceberg: Foreign occupation of Israel

No UN Occupation Troops, “peacekeepers,” or TIPH “observers,” from Italy, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland, and Turkey, should be allowed in the Land of Israel. Cancel biased TIPH's mandate now! Ariel Natan Pasko, 29/08/2018 15:01
Knesset Speaker slams leftist Knesset conference

Knesset Speaker slams leftist Knesset conference

Edelstein says 'Children under Occupation' organized against Knesset procedure. 'I'd expect them to deal with our children's plight first.'Mordechai Sones, 01/07/2018 14:58
Knesset conference about 'children of the occupation'

Knesset conference about 'children of the occupation'

Leftist organizations unite to hold special Knesset event about the suffering of Arab children under Israeli 'occupation.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/07/2018 08:09
State Dept: Reports Ambassador banned 'occupation' misleading

State Dept: Reports Ambassador banned 'occupation' misleading

Department official claims reports that Ambassador to Israel asked them to stop calling Judea and Samaria 'occupied' are 'misleading.'JTA and Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/12/2017 08:50
Ambassador Friedman: Stop using the word 'occupation'

Ambassador Friedman: Stop using the word 'occupation'

US ambassador to Israel reportedly calls on State Department to stop calling Judea and Samaria 'occupied.'Gary Willig, 26/12/2017 20:32
PA: Israel continues to 'entrench occupation'

PA: Israel continues to 'entrench occupation'

PA blasts decision granting official municipal rights to Hevron Jewish community - and a host of decisions related to Jewish construction.Dalit Halevy, 07/09/2017 14:57
Israel requests UN official's expulsion

Israel requests UN official's expulsion

Israel demands UN staffer Robert Piper be replaced after he criticized Israeli military control over Judea and Samaria.Mordechai Sones, 15/06/2017 10:02
'Israel is not occupying Judea and Samaria

'Israel is not occupying Judea and Samaria

Poll: 70% of Israelis don't view Israeli control of Judea and Samaria as 'occupation.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/06/2017 09:26
PA Arabs much better off than those in Arab countries

PA Arabs much better off than those in Arab countries

The facts are that despite well-publicized claims of 'oppression,' Palestinian Arabs are doing much better with Israel in charge.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/06/2017 08:25
Civil rights organization challenges Netanyahu to draw map

Civil rights organization challenges Netanyahu to draw map

Group demands that Netanyahu draw Israel's map, thereby determining fate of Judea and Samaria - annexation or occupation.Mordechai Sones, 10/05/2017 00:46
The lie that broke Israel’s back

The lie that broke Israel’s back

How was it all done? It was done step-by-step with eraser and ink. Steve Apfel, 10/01/2017 00:20
INTO THE FRAY: B’tselem at the UN - Where are Israel's brains?

INTO THE FRAY: B’tselem at the UN - Where are Israel's brains?

Has Israel become so “open-minded" that its collective brains have fallen out? ​​​​​​​B’tselem is not a human rights organization but a politically partisan group for which “human rights” are a pretext for advancing its agenda - Israeli withdrawal. Dr. Martin Sherman, 21/10/2016 08:08
Peace Now leader wants Israel to overthrow the Palestinian Authority

Peace Now leader wants Israel to overthrow the Palestinian Authority

The Peace Now leader either does not know, or does not want to be bothered, with the facts. And this is the inane result.Att'y Stephen M. Flatow, 07/08/2016 06:20
Hypocrisy on the Golan Heights: An "occupational" hazard

Hypocrisy on the Golan Heights: An "occupational" hazard

Who are the Security Council members who are so "concerned" about Israel controlling the Golan? Dr. Rafael Medoff, 03/05/2016 16:17
UN's Ban apologizes for saying 'occupation'

UN's Ban apologizes for saying 'occupation'

In ironic twist given his broadsides on Israel, UN chief backs down on Western Sahara after Morocco boots UN staff from region.Ari Yashar, 30/03/2016 07:33
The "occupation" ended twenty years ago

The "occupation" ended twenty years ago

The occupation is a non starter. Benyamin Korn, 01/12/2015 23:41
"Palestine" is "The Jewish People’s State” under International Law

"Palestine" is "The Jewish People’s State” under International Law

It is all there, in black and white legalese. Wallace Edward Brand, JD, 04/09/2015 15:12
Scuffle Over Chocolate - Due to the 'Occupation'?

Scuffle Over Chocolate - Due to the 'Occupation'?

Channel 2 reporter insists video of Israelis arguing with Israir steward over duty-free chocolate the fault of the 'Occupation'.Eliran Aharon and Tova Dvorin, 22/02/2015 13:56
US Slammed for Calling Land Purchase 'Occupation'

US Slammed for Calling Land Purchase 'Occupation'

Strong criticism leveled on White House 'harsh rhetoric' against Jerusalem housing plans, and false use of term 'occupation.'Hillel Fendel, 02/10/2014 18:44
Pope To 'Recognize Palestine'?

Pope To 'Recognize Palestine'?

PA, Arab Christian officials say pope is starting his visit in Bethlehem in order to send a political message.Ari Yashar, 19/05/2014 12:10
'Tel Aviv University is The Real Occupation'

'Tel Aviv University is The Real Occupation'

Activist Baruch Marzel breaks into 'occupation' conference, points out hypocrisy of institution founded on destroyed Arab village.Ari Yashar, 28/02/2014 10:26
Bennett: One Cannot Occupy His Own Home

Bennett: One Cannot Occupy His Own Home

Economy Minister responds to CNN's Christiane Amanpour who asked about Israeli construction in the "occupied West Bank."Elad Benari, 19/11/2013 06:13
Obama at UN: 'End Occupation of West Bank'

Obama at UN: 'End Occupation of West Bank'

Obama supports Israel as ‘Jewish state,’ but sympathizes with Arabs over ‘indignity of occupation.’Maayana Miskin, 24/09/2013 17:58
Ramat Hasharon 'Liberates' Bedouin Occupied Land

Ramat Hasharon 'Liberates' Bedouin Occupied Land

City officials in Ramat Hasharon succeeded in removing an illegal Bedouin encampment that for years had occupied a prime parcel of landDavid Lev, 10/06/2013 16:47
'Occupation'? Not Necessarily

'Occupation'? Not Necessarily

Prof. Jeremy A. Rabkin and Prof. Avi Bell say Israel has a good case regarding Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva, 10/06/2013 09:23
'Lots More Countries for Hawking to Boycott'

'Lots More Countries for Hawking to Boycott'

A prominent Israeli professor has a long list of countries Stephen Hawking should be boycotting, due to their occupation policies Dr. Mordechai E. Schwarz, 08/05/2013 12:53
Columbia Professors Against Israel

Columbia Professors Against Israel

100 teachers at Columbia University demand pension funds not be invested with companies that trade with IDF. Maayana Miskin, 24/04/2013 11:44
Don't Settle for Security Only

Don't Settle for Security Only

Security is not a basis for decisions on Israel. This land belongs to us.Ted Belman, Israpundit, 23/03/2013 22:34
'Disturbing' Video Shows 'Brutal' Occupation

'Disturbing' Video Shows 'Brutal' Occupation

A new video shows the Palestinian Authority under Israeli "occupation." The photos speak for themselves.Gil Ronen, 17/12/2012 14:08
Hotovely's Bill Adopts 'No Occupation' Report

Hotovely's Bill Adopts 'No Occupation' Report

MK Hotovely to submit a bill which adopts the principles of a report that states Judea and Samaria are not "occupied territories.”Elad Benari, 10/07/2012 06:43
Left in Frenzy over 'No Occupation' Report

Left in Frenzy over 'No Occupation' Report

Leftists warn Levy report "will bury peace process," accuse retired Judge Edmund Levy of "working for the right wing."Gil Ronen, 09/07/2012 13:10
MK Levin Welcomes the 'No Occupation' Report

MK Levin Welcomes the 'No Occupation' Report

MK Yariv Levin welcomes the conclusions of a panel headed by a retired judge that there is no Israeli “occupation” in Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 05/07/2012 05:45
Judge: Israel not 'Occupier' Under Int'l Law

Judge: Israel not 'Occupier' Under Int'l Law

A panel headed by a retired High Court judge concluded that there is no “occupation” and international law does not bar Jews from Yesha.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 04/07/2012 10:01
Israel Accused of ‘Occupying' Goa

Israel Accused of ‘Occupying' Goa

It is not enough that Israel is accused of “occupying” land restored to the country in 1967. An Indian MP says Israel is taking over Goa. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 22/02/2012 09:53
Ban to Israel: End the 'Occupation'

Ban to Israel: End the 'Occupation'

U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon called on Israel Sunday to end its “occupation” of Judea, Samaria and Jerusalem.Chana Ya'ar, 15/01/2012 16:15