Israel has said it is suspending contact with EU officials involved in peace efforts with the Palestinians.
The move follows the bloc’s decision to label goods from Jewish settlements in the West Bank.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu “ordered suspension of diplomatic contacts with the institutions of the European Union on this issue”, a foreign ministry statement said.
The EU says the settlements are illegal, but Israel disputes this.
Mr Netanyahu, who is also the foreign minister, told the ministry to carry out “a reassessment of the involvement of EU bodies in everything that is connected to the diplomatic process with the Palestinians”, the statement said.
Just over two weeks ago the European Commission issued new guidelines….CONTINUE TO BBC
Israel National News
Israel’s prime minister met with Britain’s this morning to discuss reopening negotiations with the Palestinians. He says he is willing to discuss negotiations no with no preconditions. Three key issues Mr. Netanyahu would like to focus upon: security, peace and technology. Read the article here.
But concerning the times and the seasons, brethren, you have no need that I should write to you. 2 For you yourselves know perfectly that the day of the Lord so comes as a thief in the night. 3 For when they say, “Peace and safety!” then sudden destruction comes upon them, as labor pains upon a pregnant woman. And they shall not escape. 1 Thessalonians 5:1-3
A lot of talk about peace and security lately, isn’t there?
NOTE: I went to CNN and Fox News to see if they have this report: crickets. Nada, not a thing. When I “Binged” it, the only sources giving this story are alternative media. Take that for what it is worth.
Hebron Arabs attempted to lynch five Jewish tourists from the U.S. who entered the wrong part of town in Hebron on Thursday.
The tourists, described as hareidi-religious men, entered the Jabel Johar neighborhood in the Palestinian Authority-controlled section of ancient Biblical city by mistake. Continue Reading….