Some want to annex the West Bank, others to separate from the Palestinians—and all view Jerusalem as anything but a settlement
This is a full transcript of Secretary Kerry’s speech today on imposing a two-state solution on Israel. My comments are interlineated in bold-italics.
After failing for eight years to get the Palestinians to come to the negotiating table, a lame duck President Barack Obama decided to punish Israel by allowing the United Nations Security Council to essentially declare Israel a criminal state.
As President Obama recently betrayed Israel at the UN in a marked departure from conventional US foreign policy, now appears a fitting time to highlight why Israeli settlements in Palestinian territory are both legitimate and legal.
Whole Villages in Judea and Samaria stand empty as Arab residents move to the U.S.