Meanwhile, in Area C, Arabs enjoy uninterrupted access to sites such as al-Maghtas on the Jordan River and Nabi Musa.
'In the end of the day, the soldier shot a terrorist who came to kill and was a dangerous enemy combatant.'
'A Trump Presidency is likely to witness a complete departure from the Washingtonian doublespeak. […] In fact, Trump is set to expose American foreign policy for what it truly is, and has been for decades.'
To sum up: cynicism is a common trait among politicians, but cynicism while your own hands are stained with the blood of your victim… that's special.
Knesset Committee Chairman MK David Bitan (Likud) posted an online petition calling on President Reuven Rivlin to pardon Azaria.
Israeli-American mega donor Haim Saban urged the Obama Administration to refrain from "any other policy statements that would only make things worse."
PM Netanyahu said IDF Major Ben Ari, z'l was an elite commander, a "courageous fighter, he was the salt of the earth."
PM Netanyahu called on all Israelis to "behave responsibly" and to keep the soldiers out of any political conflict.
The President's Office clarifies that IDF Sgt. Azaria himself, or an immediate relative or legally authorized representative must apply for clemency.
The bill launched by three Senators would defund the State Dept. bit by bit until the US embassy is moved to Jerusalem.
Commuters who depend on Egged buses and Israel Railway trains in Jerusalem and Tel Aviv were watching the news for strike updates.
The family of the terrorist stabber killed by IDF Sgt. Azaria demands Israel demolish the soldier's family home as is done to those of Arab murderers.
'Unfortunately, the process was contaminated by the involvement of outside factors, hence the decision.'
Defense Minister Urges Acceptance of Guilty Verdict, Lawmakers Call on President Rivlin to Pardon...
DM Liberman says it's important to accept the verdict handed down in the Azaria case, even as lawmakers say the soldier should be pardoned for killing an injured terrorist.
The family of the terrorist killed by convicted IDF Sgt. Elor Azaria is now vowing to turn to the ICC to ensure the soldier gets the 'maximum penalty.'
Hundreds of protesters confronted police outside the court session, some of whom cried slogans accusing the court of picking up the knife from the ground and returning it to the terrorists.
IDF Sgt. Elor Azaria has been pronounced guilty of manslaughter by Judge Maya Heller.
Another IDF officer who fell in battle during Operation Protective Edge has succumbed to his wounds after a long struggle...
Live feed from the IDF court.
Protesters became increasingly agitated as it appeared a military judge was not going to acquit IDF soldier Elor Azaria.
Israelis are waiting as military judges discuss the evidence and try to reach a verdict on manslaughter charges in the Azaria case.
Minister Katz calls to renew a proposal that connects the communities of Greater Jerusalem to Jerusalem itself.
No slogan was ever more accurate than the "straight talk from Israel" on the logo -- even biting, sometimes.
Israeli Pres. Reuven Rivlin tells French Senate Pres. Gerard Larcher, "There are no shortcuts in the Middle East."
The would-be killer showed investigators the drawings she made, showing how she would stab the Israeli soldiers.