Tag Archives: settlements

The Paris Piece Conference

While the Paris Peace Piece Conference’s aims were ostensibly to bring about peace between Israel and the Palestinians, it was quite clear from the start that its only intention was to make Israel give up a piece of this and … Continue reading

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Resolution 2334: Support from our friends in New Zealand

After UNSC Resolution 2334 passed, with the sponsorship of New Zealand among others, large protests against the government’s sponsorship of Resolution 2334 and in support of Israel took place outside the New Zealand parliament. A New Zealand reader of mine, … Continue reading

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How should Israel respond to Obama’s betrayal and Resolution 2334?

The implications, immediate and far-reaching, have been discussed almost ad nauseum in the political world, in the media, even on this little blog. But the question remains: what ought Israel do in light of the resolution’s adoption, and how should … Continue reading

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The confused British response to UNSC Resolution 2334 – support, then condemnation

A couple of weeks ago we were all delighted with Theresa May’s hearty support of Israel in her heart-warming speech to the Conservative Friends of Israel. We were equally gratified when Theresa May strongly condemned John Kerry’s anti-settlements speech last … Continue reading

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What’s wrong with Resolution 2334?

After all the brouhaha at the nasty surprise we received at the hands of the Obama Administration who refused to veto UNSC Resolution 2334, followed by John Kerry’s nasty attack on Israel, putting all the blame for the failure of … Continue reading

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Did the US collude with others on Resolution 2334? And is Obama planning a January surprise for Israel?

Compounding Israel’s anger at the US’s abstention were the rumours, more or less confirmed, by several of the sponsors or supporters of the resolution that the US actively colluded with them to propose the resolution and then vote in favour … Continue reading

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