18 mars 2014

Palestinian official: Peace first, then recognition

The Palestinians will be willing to consider "resolving" the issue of recognizing Israel as a Jewish state when peace talks come an end and a meaningful solution to the conflict is achieved, Palestinian official Nabil Shaath told Israel Radio Tuesday.Netanyahu has made the demand of Palestinian recognition of Israel as a Jewish state central to the current round of US-brokered peace talks. The Palestinians have bulked at the demand, with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas recently saying there's "no way" he'll recognize Israel as... [Lire la suite]
Posté par Rodica à 20:32 - Permalien [#]

18 mars 2014

Four IDF soldiers hurt in blast on Israel-Syria border

Blast in area of Druze village of Majdal Shams on Golan Heights; initial investigation shows bomb detonated near IDF patrol. Netanyahu promises to 'act firmly' as IDF return fire, targeting Syrian military targets.Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu commented on the incident during a Likud meeting Tuesday and promised to respond. "Recently, the border with Syria has become filled with jihadists and Hezbollah men which pose a new challenge for us to deal with. We managed to keep the peace along the Syrian border despite its on going... [Lire la suite]
Posté par Rodica à 20:28 - Permalien [#]