Clinton confirms: Netanyahu-Abbas 1-0. Jewish settlers to stay

Jewish settlers can stay. But their future will be a matter of negotiations. This is the new view of the Obama Administration, expressed by Hilary Clinton. The Arab Palestinian leadership seems to have been taken by surprise. «President Abbas rejected the offer because the understandings are completely unacceptable», explains Saeb Erekat. He is the chief… Read More Clinton confirms: Netanyahu-Abbas 1-0. Jewish settlers to stay

Arab Palestinians rebuff Clinton bid to relaunch peace talks

The Palestinian Authority on Saturday rejected a proposal by U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton. The chief Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erakat confirmed that the PA has rejected a US proposal for renewal of peace negotiations with Israel. Clinton’s proposal was for the final-status talks to be relaunched on the basis of understandings over West… Read More Arab Palestinians rebuff Clinton bid to relaunch peace talks

Heavy rains in Israel and 150.000 prayed at Rachel`s tomb

Just before the rains started, close to 150,000 Jews from all over the country arrived at Rachel’s Tomb just outside of Bethlehem. Heavy rains wreaked havoc in Israel’s populated coastal plain on Friday, causing power outrages and severe flooding in several locations, and the continuing wet weather has forced the postponement of Saturday night’s memorial… Read More Heavy rains in Israel and 150.000 prayed at Rachel`s tomb

Urgent new Israeli order for two stealth corvettes from Germany

Israeli military sources report that the two corvettes are needed to meet the build-up of Iranian submarines and Syria warships in the Mediterranean Sea.   Israel needs to defend its coastal infrastructure facilities such as power stations and naval bases which Israel intelligence fears will be at risk in a regional war. The order was… Read More Urgent new Israeli order for two stealth corvettes from Germany