'I could not support the resolution two years ago. It was too simplistic,' Mennonite World Conference president Nelson Kraybill said, speaking in support of the motion during comments at the microphones.
'In light of sizeable gaps, lack of trust, and an absence of readiness for serious compromises from the Palestinian side, and the fact the Palestinian Authority is unable to provide an effective response to terror threats, it is difficult for me to envision the possibility of reaching a political agreement in the coming years.'
Bennett suggested that 'the greatest threat, at a practical level, is Hezbollah,' recalling how, "from a relatively small group in the 1990s, they grew into a monster.
12 years after the evacuation of settlements: 'The benefit of disengagement in Judea and Samaria: zero.'
The Americans inserted the clause into the document, but it was eventually removed under pressure from Naftali Bennett (Habayit Hayehudi) and senior Likud officials.
'The fundamental difference between Israel's right and left is that "the left hides its head in the sand believing that these two aspirations can be reconciled, while I believe that this is not possible.'
'Now, in the new era we are in, the excuses are over and we expressly expect compensation and correction for all the years in which the settlement enterprise was hung up to dry.'
Trump had watched a video where Abbas admitted he incited against Israel.
U.S. President Donald Trump could not have done better himself in writing the anti-terrorism message for this one.
Regavim argues there's no reason to transfer any part of Area C to the Palestinian Authority when their population numbers are clearly inflated.
Daniel Bar-Tal, Emeritus Professor at the School of Education at Tel Aviv University, Areas of expertise: Militarism in Israeli society; Culture and ethos of Conflict
Enough with the "Peace" promises.
Trump: Peace can never take root in an environment where violence is tolerated, funded and even rewarded.
As foreign visits to the Jewish State go, the Nixon excursion had gone pretty well.
Trump's Press Secretary Sean Spicer on Tuesday said the Kotel was 'clearly in Jerusalem,' but failed to state that Jerusalem was part of Israel.
Abbas told Trump he would like to start the negotiations at the point where he and Olmert had parted way.
PA Minister of Justice: "Our brave prisoners and righteous Martyrs... are fighters for freedom, justice, and peace."
Abbas told media at the White House the Palestinian Authority is “raising our youth ... on a culture of peace."
It may be time for Israel to prepare for a tough and painful fight with yet another 'friendly' White House.
So, why can't we all just get along already?
“Israel is America’s closest ally in the Middle East, and the community of nations must accept that Israel has a right to exist – period,” said Cong. Johnson.
The stabber was finally stopped and neutralized by the gallery owner's husband.
Trump, Rex Tillerson and Nikki Haley may be coming to Israel within the next few months for the first time.
Good for you, disinterested, bored, couldn't-care-less Israeli foreign office officials, keep up the absence of good work!
It's not the first time the European Union has aided and abetted illegal Arab construction.