“He asked us to come, we never invited him," ZOA President Mort Klein stated, adding, "Of course, an important guy like him says he wants to come, I say yes.”
The two Arab claimants own only a sliver – about half an acre altogether, out of the 125 acres of the Amona territory – less than .5%.
Ashton shuts her down quite effectively.
Trump officials have said that the Israelis have not yet digested the fact that the new administration might support annexing the settlement blocks, never mind building there.
The Gush Etzion neighborhood of Netiv HaAvot is also in danger of destruction.
"Sometimes truth is also an option, even when it's very bitter," Liberman said, stating that "anyone who says Amona can be preserved in its current location is just spreading delusions and fantasies."
Both Minister Moshe Kahlon (Kulanu) and Coalition Chairman David Bitan (Likud) warned that the bill would be suspended should it meet resistance from the Supreme Court.
The threat was intended to pressure Likud to make sure all the coalition partners indeed show up to support the bill.
This will soon change, you know, but for now it was fascinating to watch...
"If, God forbid, you will not manage an arrangement of the homes of Amona's residents ... we will stand as a fortified wall together with thousands who will arrive here from across the country."
The court noted that it is ignoring a claim by the GSS that an attempt to evacuate Amona would result in extreme acts of violence
Peace Now claims the bill which could save Amona is illegal.
The bomb targeted an IDF lookout point next to the town of Efrat in Gush Etzion.
Netanyahu was offering the "transfer of more territory from Israel's Zone C to Zone A, controlled by the Palestinians" in return for the Labor party joining his coalition government.
An Israeli car was badly damaged in a stoning attack near Kiryat Arba; no word on the driver's condition.
The 'Regulation Law' now goes to the Knesset for consideration after passing the government coalition.
A whopping 25 out of Netanyahu's 30 Knesset Members have signed a commitment to pass the Arrangements Act, which would force a war between the government and the high court.
Defying leftwing criticism and protests, Habima played in Kiryat Arba.
Former US Ambassador to Israel Martin Indyk said, with noted condescension, "If the Israeli right knows what Trump position regarding Israel is, I believe they know more than Trump does."
The U.S. cannot support the creation of a new state where terrorism is financially incentivized, terrorists are celebrated by political parties and government institutions, and the corrupt diversion of foreign aid is rampant.