How is it that the UN, EU, United Kingdom and Turkey can allow such a tragedy to pass without comment?
Government ministers are unhappy with the plan -- many because they were kept in the dark about it.
Palestinian Authority Hard at Work to Squeeze International Condemnation of Israel from Gaza Provocations
France may be next to recognize a Palestinian State following a meeting of Presidents Macron and Trump on April 22.
One wonders how much spare time a tunnel digger actually has these days. Perhaps he has more than we realize.
The statement was delivered during the emergency session of the UN Security Council, convened during the Passover seder, at a time no Jew could attend.
The Palestinian Authority representative addressed the Council during the meeting, while Israeli representatives were not present due to the sacred holiday.
“Mahmoud Abbas has once again revealed his true intentions as he directly funds hundreds of millions of dollars to terrorists with blood on their hands.”
"After a review, we have determined that the 12 intelligence operatives engaged in espionage activities that are adverse to our national security."
Prime Minister Netanyahu was more amused than angry in his response tweet: "The time has come to change its name to the Council for Decisions against the Only Democracy in the Middle East."
The new plant, to be fully operational this month, is projected to treat some 36,000 cubic meters of sewage per day.
There has also been another chemical attack, the second in less than a week -- aimed at the nearby town of Arbin.
Rather than to reprimand UNRWA for its abysmal record, which actually invents new refugees every year, the aim of the Rome conference is to solve its funding crisis of $446 million.
"This exhibit would not have been possible ten years ago and this exhibit will be unnecessary ten years from now."
"I think that they're going to have to end up making some decisions and I'm concerned that they won't make the right ones."
Iran's statement indicates the Islamic Republic’s uranium enrichment centrifuges haven’t been modified or reduced at all - a blatant violation of the JCPOA.
The North Korean components spotted by the UN inspectors were part of at least 40 previously unreported shipments from North Korea to Syria between 2012 and 2017.
Abbas practically ran from the chamber after he finished delivering his address to the world body, without waiting to hear responses from the UNSC members.
"For thousands of years, Jerusalem has been the heart and soul of our people... and it will remain the undivided capital of the State of Israel forever.”
"I will decline the advice I was recently given by your top negotiator, Saeb Erekat. I will not shut up. Rather, I will respectfully speak some hard truths."
Mahmoud Abbas outlined in his speech the necessary "outcomes" of any peace conference the Palestinian Authority is willing to attend.
Abbas spokesman Rudeina said the speech will send a message that "justice, peace and land are the only way to a secure, stable and prosperous Middle East, free from all forms of terrorism.”
“There is a problem here of an inability to understand history and a lack of sensitivity to the tragedy of our people,” Netanyahu said.
"It is inconceivable that within the UN, which is supposed to establish peace and protect human rights, a diplomat would incite to violence and terrorism that injure and even kill innocent Israelis."
“This is not the first time that we have warned you of Iran’s dangerous actions that undermine the situation in our region."
Lebanon and Hezbollah don't want to be blocked by an Israeli security wall, and claim land south of the Blue Line is Lebanese territory.