The Orthodox community in London has been troubled by a city plan to replace the old water meters with digital units which would cause the desecration of Shabbat whenever one turns on a simple faucet.
"The US decided to support Israel’s claims and rhetoric of an exclusive 'Jewish capital,' over the inclusion and respect that a city important to the three monotheistic religions should have," Abbas claimed, ignoring the fact that when the holy city had been under Arab rule, from 1949 to 1967, Jews were completely banned from their holy sites.
Both of the US north American neighbors, Canada and Mexico, abstained, so they get to come party.
"I, too, lived on this earth before the mid-1990s," Shaked said. "I still remember Israel before the Basic Laws. Sometimes the laws were more successful and sometimes less. We were not the land of the sons of darkness, nor were we redeemed by the sons of light."
"This vote will make a difference on how Americans look at the UN and on how we look at countries who disrespect us in the UN."
Oren also suggested the United States close the PLO mission in Washington DC in response to the vicious anti-American campaign waged by the Palestinian Authority's leading Fatah faction.
The resolution, "expressing in this regard its deep regret at recent decisions concerning the status of Jerusalem... calls upon all States to refrain from the establishment of diplomatic missions in the Holy City of Jerusalem..."
“Jerusalem is our capital. Always was, always will be... I do appreciate the fact that a growing number of countries refused to participate in this theater of the absurd."
"If this body were really united for peace, it would pass a resolution condemning Palestinian violence.”
America will put our embassy in Jerusalem. That is what the American people want us to do, and it is the right thing to do. No vote in the United Nations will make any difference on that.
UN General Assembly vote on the issue of Jerusalem.
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A wide range of American and Israeli, business leaders are expected to attend – marking a new era of transcontinental business empowerment.
The Mossad contends that advertising on Facebook allows for a more efficient recruitment process, granting them access to the most qualified applicants.
Local residents blocked the entrances to the Arab village of Tuqu’a, (located down the road from the Jewish community of the same name, Tekoa), and the Arab village of Kharmala.
"The days when we were tolerant of Palestinians are over," Justice Minister Shaked said in a statement.
Physicians in the United States rack up some $200,000 in debt by the time they complete their studies, and they will never be able to pay it off while earning a military salary in Israel.
An Interior Ministry committee believes combining four Shomron communities together makes sense economically.
"We were happy to hear that everyone returned home safely and we hope that you remain upbeat, encouraged, and continue to hike throughout the many trails in Israel without fear."
They always come up real close to the fence – collecting intelligence about the IDF activities and logistics, to be used in the next—inevitable—confrontation.
“South African Jewry feel betrayed by the liberation movement of the ANC structures and are deeply disappointed that they were persuaded by those with (an) obsession to vilify the Jewish state.”
"As consumers, the strict adherence of everyone to a valid kashrut certificate will help this important move take place."
The group hails from the northeastern Indian state of Manipur, on the border with Burma, which is home to the largest concentration of Bnei Menashe in India.
The Knesset is considering legislation to allow Israel to export medical marijuana. Ministers estimate sales of the product could inject as much as $1.1 billion into the Israeli economy.
"This was a careless and reckless attack. It affected individuals, industry, governments, and the consequences were beyond economic. . . [it] put lives at risk, not just money."
But some Diaspora Jewish groups, particularly in North America, say ... they have no intention of lobbying on behalf of the Netanyahu government.