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Israeli Settlements and International Law
30 Nov 2015
Attempts to present Jewish settlement in West Bank territory (ancient Judea and Samaria) as illegal and "colonial" in nature ignores the complexity of this issue, the history of the land, and the unique legal circumstances of this case.
48 years since Resolution 242: The Cornerstone of the Arab-Israeli peace process
08 Nov 2015
With the multiplicity of international proposals emerging about how to restart the peace process in the months ahead, now is the time to recall what Israel's rights are in its territorial dispute with the Palestinians over the future of the West Bank.
Relaunching of Israel-Palestinian talks
30 Jul 2013
Sec of State Kerry: "We’re here today because the Israeli people and the Palestinian people both have leaders willing to heed the call of history for what they know is in their people’s best interests."
US Sec Kerry on resumption of Israel-Palestinian talks
19 Jul 2013
We have reached an agreement that establishes a basis for resuming direct final status negotiations between the Palestinians and the Israelis.
Negative Palestinian actions vs. positive Israeli measures
16 Aug 2012
Lately there has been a noticeable rise in anti-Israeli activity on the part of the Palestinians. All this contrasts sharply with the many positive steps Israel has taken to help the Palestinian Authority.
Jewish refugees from Arab and Muslim countries
03 Apr 2012
Between 1948 and 1951, about 850,000 Jews were expelled or forced out of Arab nations, and became refugees. Between the late 1940s and 1967 the vast majority of the Jews from Arab countries were uprooted from their lands of birth.
The water issue between Israel and the Palestinians
05 Mar 2012
Israel fulfills its obligations according to the Water Agreement (1995) and beyond. The Palestinians constantly breach the agreement.- Download powerpoint presentation
Behind the Headlines: The dangers of premature recognition of a Palestinian state
30 Jun 2011
A unilateral declaration harms true peace, challenging the most basic principles of Mideast peacemaking, and undermines all internationally accepted frameworks for peace.
Articles and Reports
23 Jun 2011
Unilateral Declaration /Premature Recognition of a Palestinian State
Statements by world leaders
23 Jun 2011
Unilateral Declaration/Premature Recognition of a Palestinian State
Guide to the Mideast Peace Process
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