web analytics
January 28, 2015 / 8 Shevat, 5775
 
At a Glance
News & Views
Sponsored Post


EU: If Deal Fails We’ll Boycott Israel, But We’re Not One-Sided

According to "watchdog" Peace Now, Israel's vast, new illegal Jewish expansion includes "five [homes] in the sprawling Ariel settlement." Start the boycott!

According to "watchdog" Peace Now, Israel's vast, new illegal Jewish expansion includes "five [homes] in the sprawling Ariel settlement." Start the boycott!
Photo Credit: Yossi Zamir/Flash 90

EU Ambassador Lars Anderson Faborg has been meeting with Israeli officials and warning them of the price Israel would surely pay should the peace talks fail. Faborg told reporters that Europe was eager to expand its cooperation with Israel, but the latter would find itself more and more isolated economically should settlement construction continue and the talks with the Palestinians fail as a consequence.

The ambassador added that every time Israel announces another construction plan on the wrong side of the green line, the demand to boycott Israeli products in Europe catch more speed. The settlements, he emphasized, are a stumbling block to peace.

The ambassador was not asked and so did not state what would happen if the talks fail over something else? For instance, the right of return of Palestinians vaguely related to the original, mostly dead by now, 1948-49 refugees. Or the status of Jerusalem as the united and eternal capital of Israel and no one else. Will the Europeans then also boycott Israeli stuff?

Is there any Israeli objection to Palestinian demands which would not be followed by a European boycott?

And will the boycott include products made by Palestinians, in businesses owned by Jews – or will there be a selection system? Because if they’re thinking of a Jewish selection system, there’s at least one senior EU member that’s already developed that one into a science…

EU Ambassador Lars Anderson Faborg (R) with Deputy Foreign Minister Ze'ev Elkin. Photo by Israel's Foreign Ministry.

EU Ambassador Lars Anderson Faborg (R) with Deputy Foreign Minister Ze’ev Elkin. Photo by Israel’s Foreign Ministry.

To remind you, the deal at the start of the talks between the Israelis and the Palestinians was: Israel sets free small increments of Palestinian murderers, and in return, Israel would be able to add a limited number of housing units, primarily in East Jerusalem, but also in the settlements.

How many Jewish homes in Judea, Samaria and East Jerusalem constitute an offense against peace, you might ask. There is no official answer to that. To the best of my knowledge, there is no number of new (or improved) Jewish homes about which our concerned friends in Europe and America, never mind the UN and the rest of the planet, would say: OK, let them have this one, after all, it’s only… five homes?

In comparison, Israel has offered a real answer to the question of what number of murderers would it consider small enough so its negotiators could sell it at home as acceptable. The answer is 26. The folks in front of the TV screens in Israel are willing to stay home and not rally (unless you call seven women and an odd looking Haredi guy in front of Bibi’s house a rally) if only as many as 26 killers are let go.

So, can we get to build 5 homes without Europe dumping its supply of Pesek Zman candy in the dumpster behind their Brussels headquarters?

That’s not happening. The newest Illegal Jewish Construction (IJC) item by AFP headlined: “Watchdog: Israel plans 261 settler homes deep in West Bank” cites said watchdog’s report that the vast, new illegal IJC expansion included “five [homes] in the sprawling Ariel settlement.”

So, if you’re transferring this into a mathematical equation (I have a daughter studying for the SATs, so I’m into it right now), the answer would be, using ANJH for Acceptable Number of Jewish Homes: ANJH < 5.

The watch dog is Peace Now, which has been doing a fantastic job documenting Jewish life in the historic Judea and Samaria. Out of an essentially antisemitic drive, these children of the Secular Ashkenazi Junta (SAJ) have amassed a wonderful archive depicting the renewal of the Jewish conquest of our homeland—God bless them.

According to the Peace Now pack of watchdog, the new plan for illegal Jews includes 256 housing units in the Nofei Prat settlement, “located deep in the occupied West Bank.”

About the Author: Yori Yanover has been a working journalist since age 17, before he enlisted and worked for Ba'Machane Nachal. Since then he has worked for Israel Shelanu, the US supplement of Yedioth, JCN18.com, USAJewish.com, Lubavitch News Service, Arutz 7 (as DJ on the high seas), and the Grand Street News. He has published Dancing and Crying, a colorful and intimate portrait of the last two years in the life of the late Lubavitch Rebbe, (in Hebrew), and two fun books in English: The Cabalist's Daughter: A Novel of Practical Messianic Redemption, and How Would God REALLY Vote.


If you don't see your comment after publishing it, refresh the page.

Our comments section is intended for meaningful responses and debates in a civilized manner. We ask that you respect the fact that we are a religious Jewish website and avoid inappropriate language at all cost.

If you promote any foreign religions, gods or messiahs, lies about Israel, anti-Semitism, or advocate violence (except against terrorists), your permission to comment may be revoked.

11 Responses to “EU: If Deal Fails We’ll Boycott Israel, But We’re Not One-Sided”

  1. what a set up. why not isolate the rogue so called “Palestinians’?

  2. Sorry but F them. Jews stop buying European crap including their Kosher wines. I know this may hurt some Jewish business but these scumbags deserve a boycott. There is a reason that Hitler was able to do thew Holocaust in Europe.

  3. There are many US and Canadian made products that are equal or better the the Euro Crap. I am starting my own personal boycott today. I will buy Israeli and North American products only.

  4. Cody Flecker says:

    I agree with Joseph Marmor; now is the time to boycott everything that is made in Europe. Let Europe know that we Christians and Jews have money to spend and we refuse to spend in places that are anti Israel, or show bias against The State of Israel.

  5. Shir Emes says:

    If only the EU had anything to offer we could boycott them…

  6. These are the comments of the children and children of the same people who sat by so willingly while Hitler and his crew tried to destroy the entire Jewish race.When they need the help of the help of the Jewish Nation or people thats just fine with them, but when the Nation of Israel and its people need their support you now see where they now stand.Any thing they say and do about this matter should be thrown back in their faces with the comments about their just following their leaders and countries past evil ways. Friends or enemies it is some times hard to tell who is who in this world. The Jewish people should rely on themselves and trust others with extreme caution. This includes the Unites States whose current leaders will do anything to aid the muslim struggle for domination of the middle east.

  7. Abbushuki says:

    Kapos were Jews who did Nazi dirty work thinking it would save their own hides. Thus orgs such as Peace Now, JStreet, Jews for Peace and the like should only be referenced as Kapo organizations.

    Remember: NEVER AGAIN!

  8. Love it!!!!! IN YOUR FACE EUROPE!

  9. Basha Kline says:

    A disgrace to even shake hands with this aryan, him with the ****-eating grin, he would obviously condemn Israel for whatever it did, and building in an area "not allowed" is just an excuse. Jews and Israelis have paid too much of a price to listen to this extension of nazi officialdom and to even meet up with these quislings is immoral.

  10. when they boycott you, you'll run out of money. just like Iran.

Comments are closed.

SocialTwist Tell-a-Friend

Current Top Story
The IAF reportedly hit a Syrian military target in Damascus around midnight.
IDF Retaliates Against Syrian Military Targets, Sets Off Rocket Alarms on the Golan
Latest News Stories
The IAF reportedly hit a Syrian military target in Damascus around midnight.

1:05 AM Syrian Media reports sites Israeli forces targeted belonged to Assad regime forces, including “Brigade 90.” Multiple sites targeted, including base near Khan Arnabah, and west Damascus. 12:54 AM No rockets were found on the Golan. It is believed that the rocket siren went off on the Golan in response to the IAF attack […]

Israel Police deployed inside arrival hall of Ben Gurion International Airport. (archive)

PM Netanyahu says it “could be the right thing to do,” to appoint a female chief of police in Israel. Maybe “it’s time.”

israel polls

Eli Yishai’s Yachad passing the electoral threshold is enough to change the game back.

ISIS executioner flanked by Kenji Goto and recently-beheaded terror victim Haruna Yukawa prior to his demise.

Two hostages, one each from Japan and Jordan, may die in the next 24 hours, ISIS warns.

The united Arab list is enough to shift the balance of power.

It was supposed to be the “historic snowstorm of the past half-century.” But in NYC it just didn’t happen that way.

UPDATE: No press conference was held, but the Pentagon press secretary, Rear Adm. John Kirby, sent out a message on social media that “no decision” has yet been “made by Army leadership with respect to Sgt. Bergdahl’s case. The process will be respected.” In other words, they have not yet released their conclusion for public consumption. […]

The former editor-in-chief of Haaretz passed away at age 67 in Jerusalem.

The two rockets fired from Syria that exploded in Israel’s Golan Heights at 1 PM today signifies a new peak in tensions being felt in Israel’s northern borders.

BBC: “Our one big question this morning: Is the time coming to lay the Holocaust to rest?”

Visitors are invited to return to Mount Hermon Ski Resort after a double rocket attack sent officials to evacuate hundreds of people earlier in the day.

As usual, there is a big gap between what Arab countries promise and what they deliver.

An IDF soldier at the Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial museum in Jerusalem. Tuesday, January 27th is International Holocaust Remembrance Day. On January 27, 1945 the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp was liberated by Soviet forces.

The “Ugly Israeli” has taken its form in six idiot thugs who beat a Druze student, who served in the IDF, because he was speaking Arabic. A Jerusalem court was told the gang of Jews attacked the music student at the Central Bus Station in Jerusalem. The victim, identified as Tommy Hasson, served in the […]

President Obama is sending Jack Lew, the first Orthodox Jewish Treasury Secretary to the commemoration. Secretary Lew will be leading a delegation of State Department officials and Auschwitz survivors.

Two missiles exploded in the northern Golan Heights Tuesday afternoon, and the IDF has returned artillery fire into Syrian territory. The army is trying to determine where the missiles landed. It is not known if the missiles were misfired or were aimed at Israel. Unconfirmed reports said four rockets were launched at Israel. Sirens sounded […]

More Articles from Yori Yanover
rain ATM

A Jerusalem woman is trying to hold on to her umbrella while withdrawing some cash at a Meah Shearim ATM, Sunday, March 9, 2014. The rain appeared out of the blue (which is how rain should), after a warm week that started to feel like summer. Well, it don’t feel like summer no more. Last […]

Rabbi Meir Mazuz (seen visiting a synagogue in Crown Heights, Brooklyn) declared in a public Internet psak that it is legal for a Jew to go up to temple Mount.

Needless to say, Shas, the Haredi Sefardi party, is not happy.

“The only difference between this world and the time of Meshiach is our bondage to the gentile kingdoms.”

Here’s the Israeli Navy boat INS Hanit arriving in Eilat on Saturday, March 8, 2014, after capturing the Klos C, which was carrying dozens of advanced Iranian-supplied weapons made in Syria and intended for Palestinian guerrillas in the Gaza Strip. Here’s Israeli Navy Commander Vice Admiral Ram Rotberg speaking with the INS Hanit soldiers in […]

Pat Condell has a new video out, so, sit back, have fun. By the way, Message to Offended Muslims should not be confused with Message to Off Handed Muslims. Also, I’d love to hear what he has to say about Haredim.

The description that came with this picture says: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks with American actor Bette Midler during an event at the house of Hollywood producer Arnon Milchan in Hollywood on March 6, 2014. But Bette Midler is not really an actor, she’s a singer who made movies for the LGBT community and […]

We will shut them up in the campuses, we will shut them up in the high schools, we will shut them up at the 92nd St. Y.

An Israeli female soldier (because they’re better at removing babies from their homes) evacuates a baby from a settlement in Judea and Samaria some time in the recent past. I’m thinking, if the baby was angry enough, couldn’t he evacuate in return, right there in her arms? Imagine the same picture, except with a settler […]

Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/news/breaking-news/eu-ambassador-if-deal-fail-israel-is-isolated-and-were-not-one-sided/2014/01/23/

Scan this QR code to visit this page online: