Obama: «Jewish homeland is rooted in a tragic history»

In his speech in Cairo, president Obama played on emotions, not facts. The history of the Jewish homeland in not «tragic» but a great victory. «America’s strong bonds with Israel are well known. This bond is unbreakable. It is based upon cultural and historical ties, and the recognition that the aspiration for a Jewish homeland… Read More Obama: «Jewish homeland is rooted in a tragic history»

Israel forced to remove outposts: Angers settlers

Israeli security forces removed two roadblocks near Ramallah and razed several «illegal settler outposts» in Judea and Samaria on Wednesday. This move has enraged far-right settler activists, who have stepped up their agitation against the Netanyahu government in recent days. IDF troops took down several huts and a makeshift synagogue from the tiny outpost of… Read More Israel forced to remove outposts: Angers settlers