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The Jewish Press
German Green Party Fund Pulls Terror Event Money | 4 Kislev 5778 – November 22, 2017Palestinian Authority youth demonstrate their skills during a graduation ceremo
The Jewish Press / Posted 7 hours ago
Palestinian Authority youth demonstrate their skills during a graduation ceremony of a military-style camp organized by the Hamas movement in Khan Younis in the southern Gaza Strip, Summer 2017 Last week the Israeli daily “Israel Today” published a... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Palestinian Authority Government Facebook Page Shows a World Without Israel | 4 Kislev 5778 – November 22, 2017the settlement' it says in Arabic, according to the PMW translation. by Itamar
The Jewish Press / Posted 7 hours ago
the settlement' it says in Arabic, according to the PMW translation. by Itamar Marcus and Nan Jacques Zilberdik The Palestinian Authority and Fatah continue to present to Palestinian Authority citizens an image of a world without Israel,... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
US And Palestinian Leaders Are Playing A Diplomatic Game Of Chickenadministration after being told it may lose its office in Washington, D.C. The
KGTV San Diego / Posted 7 hours ago
administration after being told it may lose its office in Washington, D.C. The pause in communication reportedly came from Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas himself, and it's temporary. But what happens next depends on whether the... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
US And Palestinian Leaders Are Playing A Diplomatic Game Of Chickenadministration after being told it may lose its office in Washington, D.C. The
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 7 hours ago
administration after being told it may lose its office in Washington, D.C. The pause in communication reportedly came from Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas himself, and it's temporary. But what happens next depends on whether the... Read more
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The Forward
The Trump Administration Says It Wants To Shut Down The PLO Mission. Now What?passed. Much blame or credit is going around, depending on your perspective.
The Forward / Posted 9 hours ago
passed. Much blame or credit is going around, depending on your perspective. It’s Mahmoud Abbas’ doing. This is what the Palestinian Authority president and PLO chairman said in September at the U.N. General Assembly: “We have called on the... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Egypt Opens Rafah After Palestinian Authority Security Forces Replace Hamas at Rafah Crossing | 4 Kislev 5778 – November 21, 2017Palestinian Authority forces stand guard at Rafah The Palestinian Authority ha
The Jewish Press / Posted 12 hours ago
Palestinian Authority forces stand guard at Rafah The Palestinian Authority has taken control of the Gaza side of the Rafah crossing with Egypt in a symbolic gesture that appears to be a “thank you” to Egypt as much as anything else. In... Read more
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The Forward
He Wandered Into Gaza And Can’t Escape. They Want U.S. Help To Get Him Back.and posted a photo on his Twitter page — an important signal from the Trump adm
The Forward / Posted 13 hours ago
and posted a photo on his Twitter page — an important signal from the Trump administration figure who is closest to the Palestinian Authority and has worked to ease economic strife in the Gaza Strip. “Today I welcomed the family of Avera... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Palestinian Authority’s Mahmoud Abbas Freezes Contacts with Washington | 4 Kislev 5778 – November 21, 2017Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas ordered representatives in the Pales
The Jewish Press / Posted 14 hours ago
Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas ordered representatives in the Palestine Liberation Organization on Tuesday to freeze all contacts with the United States. But in the long tradition of Palestinian Authority double-speak, Abbas told the... Read more
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The Jewish Press
The Important Symbolism, but Probable Futility, of the Taylor Force Act | Middle East Forum | 4 Kislev 5778 – November 21, 2017Bashar Massalh in March 2016. As it does with all other Palestinian terrorists
The Jewish Press / Posted 15 hours ago
Bashar Massalh in March 2016. As it does with all other Palestinian terrorists who die carrying out their attacks, the Palestinian Authority (PA) has been making monthly payments to Massalh’s family ever since. These funds, from the PA’s... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
'Inside Camp David' delivers on presidential retreat detailscabin. During the 2001 peace summit, President Bill Clinton waited inside Laure
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 17 hours ago
cabin. During the 2001 peace summit, President Bill Clinton waited inside Laurel as Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak and Palestinian Authority Chairman Yasser Arafat tussled to see who could invite the other to enter first. President Barack Obama... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
UN envoy says conflict likely if Palestinians fail to agreescheduled to open in Cairo on Tuesday. He said the Oct. 12 agreement between t
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted yesterday
scheduled to open in Cairo on Tuesday. He said the Oct. 12 agreement between the rivals, aimed at restoring the Fatah-led Palestinian Authority's rule in the Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip, started "a long road that could lead to... Read more
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New York Daily News
UN envoy says conflict likely if Palestinians fail to agreescheduled to open in Cairo on Tuesday. He said the Oct. 12 agreement between t
New York Daily News / Posted yesterday
scheduled to open in Cairo on Tuesday. He said the Oct. 12 agreement between the rivals, aimed at restoring the Fatah-led Palestinian Authority's rule in the Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip, started "a long road that could lead to... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Genuine Change in Gaza Could Help Restore Peace Processto resolve the humanitarian crisis in the Gaza Strip and to return the enclave
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to resolve the humanitarian crisis in the Gaza Strip and to return the enclave to full civilian and security control of the Palestinian Authority.“I believe and hope that a genuine change in Gaza […] would contribute to restoring confidence in the... Read more
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FOX News
UN envoy says conflict likely if Palestinians fail to agreescheduled to open in Cairo on Tuesday. He said the Oct. 12 agreement between t
FOX News / Posted yesterday
scheduled to open in Cairo on Tuesday. He said the Oct. 12 agreement between the rivals, aimed at restoring the Fatah-led Palestinian Authority's rule in the Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip, started "a long road that could lead to... Read more
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FOX News
UN envoy says conflict likely if Palestinians fail to agreescheduled to open in Cairo on Tuesday. He said the Oct. 12 agreement between t
FOX News / Posted yesterday
scheduled to open in Cairo on Tuesday. He said the Oct. 12 agreement between the rivals, aimed at restoring the Fatah-led Palestinian Authority's rule in the Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip, started "a long road that could lead to... Read more
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The Jewish Press
The Middle East Is Cooking | Editorial Board | 27 Heshvan 5778 – November 15, 2017several Arab states is out there in plain sight. And the much ballyhooed “recon
The Jewish Press / Posted yesterday
several Arab states is out there in plain sight. And the much ballyhooed “reconciliation” between Hamas and Mahmoud Abbas’s Palestinian Authority has been touted as an indication that Hamas is prepared to mend its ways and allow a peace agreement to... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Palestinian State: Enhancing or Eroding US National Security? | Yoram Ettinger | 2 Kislev 5778 – November 20, 2017close ties with the enemies and adversaries of the US and the Free World. The
The Jewish Press / Posted yesterday
close ties with the enemies and adversaries of the US and the Free World. The PLO – which is legally superior to the Palestinian Authority – was an early supporter of the Ayatollahs, following their toppling of the pro-US Shah of Iran. At the... Read more
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Aljazeera
Rafah border crossing to close after three-day openingagreement between Fatah and Hamas. Egypt opened its largely sealed border with
Aljazeera / Posted yesterday
agreement between Fatah and Hamas. Egypt opened its largely sealed border with Gaza on Saturday after Hamas gave the Palestinian Authority control over the crossing for the first time since 2007. The Egypt-brokered deal is expected to lead... Read more
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The Jewish Press
IDF COGAT Maj.-Gen. Yoav Mordechai Believes in ‘Real, Not Fake’ Reconciliation | 2 Kislev 5778 – November 20, 2017Maj. Gen. Yoav Mordechai and Hussein al-Sheikh of the Palestinian Authority ID
The Jewish Press / Posted 2 days ago
Maj. Gen. Yoav Mordechai and Hussein al-Sheikh of the Palestinian Authority IDF Major-General Yoav Mordechai told Arab viewers in a live broadcast on his Facebook page Sunday that he believes in “real reconciliations, not fake ones.” The... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Palestinians Could Lose Their Official Delegation In Washington, D.C.law, pointing to a provision blocking Palestinians from asking the ICC to go af
KGTV San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
law, pointing to a provision blocking Palestinians from asking the ICC to go after Israel or its citizens. Israel and the Palestinian Authority aren't currently engaged in direct negotiations. The Trump administration has been trying to bring both... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Palestinians Could Lose Their Official Delegation In Washington, D.C.law, pointing to a provision blocking Palestinians from asking the ICC to go af
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 2 days ago
law, pointing to a provision blocking Palestinians from asking the ICC to go after Israel or its citizens. Israel and the Palestinian Authority aren't currently engaged in direct negotiations. The Trump administration has been trying to bring both... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Palestinian Authority Children’s Magazine Teaches Children to Throw Rocks at Jews | Palestinian Media Watch | 2 Kislev 5778 – November 19, 2017that throwing rocks at Jews is something mandated by Muhammad, Islam’s prophet.
The Jewish Press / Posted 2 days ago
that throwing rocks at Jews is something mandated by Muhammad, Islam’s prophet. The funders of the magazine include the Palestinian Authority. The following lines were part of the poem printed in the magazine’s October issue together with the... Read more
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The Forward
Israeli Officials Abuzz Over Report On Trump’s Peace Planof Jewish Home and the ruling Likud party who have “made clear that they will n
The Forward / Posted 2 days ago
of Jewish Home and the ruling Likud party who have “made clear that they will not agree to transfer swaths of land to the Palestinian Authority.” As co-chairs of the Knesset lobby for the Land of Israel, Smotrich and Likud lawmaker Yoav Kisch... Read more
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Aljazeera
Jack Straw hints he was sacked for wanting Hamas talkscame to an end for him after Hamas won Palestinian legislative elections in Jan
Aljazeera / Posted 2 days ago
came to an end for him after Hamas won Palestinian legislative elections in January 2006, sparking a US-led boycott of the Palestinian Authority which Blair supported at the time. At the Middle East Monitor's conference on the ongoing Saudi crisis... Read more
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The Hindu
No Room for Small Dreams review: The road to peaceof Peres’ workings with Palestinian interlocutors, including Abu A ‘la or Ahmed
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
of Peres’ workings with Palestinian interlocutors, including Abu A ‘la or Ahmed Qurei, who became Prime Minister of the Palestinian Authority, but none of the human tragedy that still afflicts Palestinians in the occupied territories, in refugee... Read more
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The Jewish Press
The Saudis and Israel | Elliott Abrams | 1 Kislev 5778 – November 19, 2017of Saudi Arabia by El Al and having some public meetings with Israeli officials
The Jewish Press / Posted 2 days ago
of Saudi Arabia by El Al and having some public meetings with Israeli officials. Israel would make concessions to the Palestinian Authority and freeze some settlement activity in exchange. The problem here is that the Saudis are right now... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Palestinians say they won't be blackmailed by US move to close PLO officean address to the United Nations General Assembly in September, Palestinian Pre
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
an address to the United Nations General Assembly in September, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said the Palestinian Authority called on the ICC “to open an investigation and to prosecute Israeli officials for their involvement in... Read more
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Swissinfo
Palestinians say they won't be blackmailed by U.S. move to close PLO officean address to the United Nations General Assembly in September, Palestinian Pre
Swissinfo / Posted 3 days ago
an address to the United Nations General Assembly in September, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said the Palestinian Authority called on the ICC "to open an investigation and to prosecute Israeli officials for their involvement in... Read more
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FOX News
Palestinians vow to cut off Israeli peace talks if Trump closes group's Washington postand prosecute Israelis. However, the official also said the administration is
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
and prosecute Israelis. However, the official also said the administration is not severing relations with the PLO or the Palestinian Authority and that the closing of the mission should not be interpreted as the administration backing away from... Read more
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FOX News
Palestinians vow to cut off Israeli peace talks if Trump closes group's Washington postand prosecute Israelis. However, the official also said the administration is
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
and prosecute Israelis. However, the official also said the administration is not severing relations with the PLO or the Palestinian Authority and that the closing of the mission should not be interpreted as the administration backing away from... Read more
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FOX News
Palestinians vow to cut off Israeli peace talks after Trump closes group's Washington postand prosecute Israelis. However, the official also said the administration is
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
and prosecute Israelis. However, the official also said the administration is not severing relations with the PLO or the Palestinian Authority and that the closing of the mission should not be interpreted as the administration backing away from... Read more
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FOX News
Palestinians vow to cut off Israeli peace talks after Trump closes group's Washington postand prosecute Israelis. However, the official also said the administration is
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
and prosecute Israelis. However, the official also said the administration is not severing relations with the PLO or the Palestinian Authority and that the closing of the mission should not be interpreted as the administration backing away from... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Palestinians threaten to cut ties with US if PLO office is shutbe short-lived," emphasising that "we are not cutting off relations with the PL
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
be short-lived," emphasising that "we are not cutting off relations with the PLO, nor do we intend to stop working with the Palestinian Authority." "This measure should in no way be seen as a signal that the US is backing off those efforts." The... Read more
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Aljazeera
Palestinians to suspend US ties if PLO office closedCriminal Court The NSC spokesman cited a "condition" introduced in US Congress
Aljazeera / Posted 3 days ago
Criminal Court The NSC spokesman cited a "condition" introduced in US Congress in 2015 - the year in which the Palestinian Authority (PA) joined the ICC - "concerning certain Palestinian actions" related to the court, as one of the... Read more
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Aljazeera
Entire Bedouin village faced with forced displacementthe Area A and B enclaves", which comprise the remainder 40 percent of the West
Aljazeera / Posted 3 days ago
the Area A and B enclaves", which comprise the remainder 40 percent of the West Bank. Area A is under the control of the Palestinian Authority and encompasses the majority of Palestinian cities. Area B comprises most Palestinian rural communities... Read more
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The Jewish Press
PA Crying Foul as Tillerson Threatens to Shutter PLO DC Office | 1 Kislev 5778 – November 18, 2017the Trump administration is planning to close the Palestine Liberation Organiza
The Jewish Press / Posted 3 days ago
the Trump administration is planning to close the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) office in Washington should the Palestinian Authority not enter into serious peace talks with Israel. US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson announced Friday... Read more
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EuroNews
Gaza border with Egypt opens under Palestinian Authority controlThe border between Gaza and Egypt has opened under Palestinian Authority contro
EuroNews / Posted 3 days ago
The border between Gaza and Egypt has opened under Palestinian Authority control for the first time since 2007. The temporary three day window, for humanitarian reasons, and the handover to the PA has raised hopes of easier passage in and out of the... Read more
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DW
Rafah crossing to Egypt opens for (some) Gaza Palestinians |All eyes in Gaza were on the Rafah crossing this week. It was expected to open
DW / Posted 3 days ago
All eyes in Gaza were on the Rafah crossing this week. It was expected to open on November 15 under the auspices of the Palestinian Authority. But the day came and went and the crossing stayed closed. On Saturday, Egypt announced that it would open... Read more
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Breitbart
EXCLUSIVE – PLO Members Reject Jared Kushner’s Mideast Peace Proposaland the Arab countries in order to serve their national interests in security a
Breitbart / Posted 3 days ago
and the Arab countries in order to serve their national interests in security and Israel’s economy.” He called on the Palestinian Authority to avoid any role it might play in contributing to the American political efforts, “especially the... Read more
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Aljazeera
The colour-coded Israeli ID system for Palestiniansmovement to family unity. Tool of control IDs are still issued by the Israeli
Aljazeera / Posted 4 days ago
movement to family unity. Tool of control IDs are still issued by the Israeli military, despite the 1993 arrival of the Palestinian Authority government, noted Tahseen Elayyan, head of monitoring and documentation for the Palestinian rights... Read more
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DW
Kuwait Airlines and limited Israeli mobility in Middle East |of race, ethnicity and religion, but not based on citizenship. Arab League boy
DW / Posted 4 days ago
of race, ethnicity and religion, but not based on citizenship. Arab League boycott With the notable exceptions of the Palestinian Authority, Jordan and Egypt, which have diplomatic relations with Israel, most Arab League members and several... Read more
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Breitbart
Taylor Force Act Advances to House Floor, Would Halt Aid to Palestinians for Rewarding TerrorAct (House Resolution 1164) on Wednesday, taking the United States government o
Breitbart / Posted 4 days ago
Act (House Resolution 1164) on Wednesday, taking the United States government one step closer to cutting funding to the Palestinian Authority (PA) if it refuses to end its practice of “pay for slay,” which involves rewarding terrorists for... Read more
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ABC News
Egypt to temporarily reopen Gaza border crossingtime since the Islamic militant group Hamas ceded control of its side of the cr
ABC News / Posted 4 days ago
time since the Islamic militant group Hamas ceded control of its side of the crossings to the internationally recognized Palestinian Authority. The officials say the Rafah crossing will be open for three days, starting on Saturday, for... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Egypt to temporarily reopen Gaza border crossingtime since the Islamic militant group Hamas ceded control of its side of the cr
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 4 days ago
time since the Islamic militant group Hamas ceded control of its side of the crossings to the internationally recognized Palestinian Authority. The officials say the Rafah crossing will be open for three days, starting on Saturday, for... Read more
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New York Daily News
Egypt to temporarily reopen Gaza border crossingtime since the Islamic militant group Hamas ceded control of its side of the cr
New York Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
time since the Islamic militant group Hamas ceded control of its side of the crossings to the internationally recognized Palestinian Authority. The officials say the Rafah crossing will be open for three days, starting on Saturday, for... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Jerusalem Will House U.S. Embassy if Trump Does Nothing | Hillel Fendel and Chaim Silberstein / KeepJerusalem.org | 28 Heshvan 5778 – November 17, 2017of other regional allies such as Jordan and Egypt,” while moving it could derai
The Jewish Press / Posted 5 days ago
of other regional allies such as Jordan and Egypt,” while moving it could derail and disrupt the “peace process” with the Palestinian Authority. Prof. Eugene Kontorovich, of the Northwestern University School of Law, spoke last, immediately after... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Fatah Vows More Violence, Cites ‘Purity of Arms’ | Palestinian Media Watch | 28 Heshvan 5778 – November 16, 2017Palestinian Authority Arabs wave the flags of two PA factions, Fatah (yellow) a
The Jewish Press / Posted 5 days ago
Palestinian Authority Arabs wave the flags of two PA factions, Fatah (yellow) and Hamas (green) in support of unity. By Nan Jacques Zilberdik The U.S., Israel, and others have demanded that Hamas denounce violence and disarm in order for them to... Read more
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ABC News
SPECIAL REPORT: Trump summarizes 'historic' 5-country tour of Asiaan out there. In Israel I reaffirm the unbreakable bond. Between America and th
ABC News / Posted 5 days ago
an out there. In Israel I reaffirm the unbreakable bond. Between America and the Jewish state and I met with leaders of the Palestinian Authority. And initiated an effort to facility lasting peace between the Israelis. And the Palestinians. In... Read more
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The Jewish Press
House Foreign Affairs Committee Adopts Taylor Force Act | 27 Heshvan 5778 – November 16, 2017Affairs Committee in a bipartisan vote has adopted the Taylor Force Act (TFA),
The Jewish Press / Posted 6 days ago
Affairs Committee in a bipartisan vote has adopted the Taylor Force Act (TFA), which conditions certain American aid to the Palestinian Authority, based on ending the Palestinian Liberation Organization’s (PLO’s) practice of specifically paying... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Visa Waiver for Israel? State Department Says Not So Fast | 27 Heshvan 5778 – November 16, 2017at entry points to Israel with the authorities in Israel.” Washington is repor
The Jewish Press / Posted 6 days ago
at entry points to Israel with the authorities in Israel.” Washington is reportedly demanding that citizens of the Palestinian Authority with American passports be allowed to fly out of Ben Gurion International Airport, according to Channel... Read more
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