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News Israel » Jerusalem: Analysis: How Israel can strengthen ties via gas and water

News channel or source: http://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/Analysis-How-Israel-can-strengthen-ties-via-gas-and-water-543180
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

In early 2004, Jerusalem and Ankara ended more than four years of negotiations and signed a deal that would supply Israel with a billion cubic meters of water from Turkey’s Manavgat River over a 20-year period. Creative ideas for transporting the water ...

News Israel » Jerusalem: Trump negotiators welcome Abbas’ recognition of Jerusalem as holy to Jews

News channel or source: http://jewishstandard.timesofisrael.com/trump-negotiators-welcome-abbas-recognition-of-jerusalem-as-holy-to-jews/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Trump administration officials nonetheless made clear that there was no retreat from the U.S. recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital made by the American president in December. In another sign that peace efforts could soon be back on track ...

News Israel » Jerusalem: Nikki Haley ‘Will Not Shut Up’ Over Criticism For Moving The U.S. Embassy In Israel To Jerusalem

News channel or source: http://uproxx.com/news/nikki-haley-criticism-us-embassy-jerusalem/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Back in December, the United Nations overwhelmingly voted to pass a resolution that rejected President Trump’s plan for the U.S. embassy in Israel to move to Jerusalem. Even with that rebuke on the record, U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley has said ...

News Israel » Jerusalem: Russia Condemns Iran's Calls to Destroy Israel, but Also Tells Jerusalem That Tehran Is Not the Problem

News channel or source: https://www.haaretz.com/israel-news/russia-condemns-calls-to-destroy-israel-or-fight-iran-1.5828003
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

In comments reported by the TASS news agency, Lavrov said "We have stated many times that we won’t accept the statements that Israel, as a Zionist state, should be destroyed and wiped off the map. I believe this is an absolutely wrong way to advance one ...

News Israel » Jerusalem: At Security Council, Haley Tells Abbas: I Will Not Shut Up, US Recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital Will Not Change

News channel or source: https://www.algemeiner.com/2018/02/20/at-security-council-haley-tells-abbas-i-will-not-shut-up-us-recognition-of-jerusalem-as-israels-capital-will-not-change/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley upbraided Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas at the UN Security Council on Tuesday, saying, “I will not shut up,” and vowing American recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital “will not change.”

News Israel » Jerusalem: Iran Official Threatens to Kill Netanyahu, ‘Level Tel Aviv,’ If Israel Attacks

News channel or source: http://www.breitbart.com/jerusalem/2018/02/20/iran-official-threatens-kill-netanyahu-level-tel-aviv-israel-attacks/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

The Jerusalem Post reports: Any attacks carried out against Iran will result in the destruction of Tel Aviv, Mohsen Rezaei, secretary of Iran’s Expediency Council, warned Israel on Monday, according to the Fars News Agency. Quoted by Iran’s semi ...

News Israel » Jerusalem: Emboldened by Trump, Israel tightens grip on Jerusalem

News channel or source: https://electronicintifada.net/blogs/tamara-nassar/emboldened-trump-israel-tightens-grip-jerusalem
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Israel has started work on a major new settlement project in occupied East Jerusalem. The construction of a center for Jewish religious studies began in Jerusalem’s Old City late Tuesday evening, according to the Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR).

News Israel » Jerusalem: Israel’s Latest Attempts to Alter Geopolitical Realities in Jerusalem

News channel or source: http://imemc.org/article/israels-latest-attempts-to-alter-geopolitical-realities-in-jerusalem/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Since 1967, Israel has sought to limit Palestinian power, ownership, and habitation in the Jerusalem area on the one hand, and increase Jewish-Israeli presence and control on the other. While Jerusalem remains the only Palestinian territory illegally ...

News Israel » Jerusalem: Israel Police Foil Attack at Jerusalem Courthouse

News channel or source: http://www.jewishpress.com/news/breaking-news/israel-police-foil-attack-at-jerusalem-court-house/2018/02/18/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

An armed Arab terrorist attempted to enter the District Court in Jerusalem on Sunday morning with a knife hidden among his belongings, according to a spokesperson for Israel Police. The would-be attacker, a resident of Jerusalem approximately 20 years old ...

News Israel » Jerusalem: Lavrov: Russian considers Iran wanting to destroy Israel as bad as US recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital

News channel or source: http://www.imra.org.il/story.php3?id=73149
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

"we won’t accept the statements that Israel, as a Zionist state, should be destroyed and wiped off the map...By the same token, we oppose attempts to view any regional problem through the prism of fighting Iran...including "We have stated many times that ...