The European Union is sending a strong warning to Donald Trump that any Israeli-Palestinian peace plan not based on the pre-1967 borders will not succeed.
Ambassadors from eight EU members states issued the warning in a joint statement at the UN
Palestinian Media Watch can reveal that the sum that the United Nations and Palestinian Authority are asking the international community to donate is equivalent to the $355 million dollars the P.A. allocated in its 2018 budget to fund its payments rewarding terror.
Since September 2018 there has been an increase in the number of significant terrorist attacks carried out in Judea and Samaria. Five adults were killed in the attacks, and a three-day-old baby, born prematurely because of his mother's injuries. During 2018 54 terrorist attacks were carried out in Judea and Samaria.
“The fact of the matter is Putin favors Shia forces in the region, no matter how much he presents himself as a neutral broker,” said Anna Borshchevskaya of the Washington Institute for Near East Policy.
In response to the recent spate of terror attacks in the West Bank and the marking of the anniversary of the First Intifada, which began in 1987, columnists in the Jordanian Al-Dustour daily praised the armed resistance of the Palestinian people.
Amid an uptick in violence in the West Bank, Palestinian official Hussein al-Sheikh met with Nadav Argaman, head of Israel's internal security agency (Shin Bet), in order to examine ways to reduce tensions.
Israel has asked the United States to pressure the Lebanese army to assist the IDF in uncovering Hezbollah tunnels, the Lebanese newspaper al-Akhbar reported Tuesday.
According to the report, Lebanon rejected all Israeli requests, which also incl