Anti-Netanyahu protesters march through Sydney

Feb 25, 2017, 00:08
Anti-Netanyahu protesters march through Sydney

Rather than answer the question directly, though, Trump complained that it was "not a simple, not a fair question". So, for instance, when Trump threatened to punitively tax companies that were moving jobs overseas, the interpretation was supposed to be not that he would follow through, but that he was serious about finding a way to increase domestic job growth. So applying this frame, what does it mean in the Israel context? For the Palestinians to deny the Israeli state or call for its extirpation is as foolish as post-WW IIAmerican policy denying the existence of mainland China.

Nor did Trump abandon the two-state solution.

President Donald Trump has effectively abandoned long-standing USA policy on how to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian dispute.

At the news conference, Trump pledged to work toward a peace deal but said it would require compromise on both sides. The Palestinians' chief negotiator, Saeb Erekat, called a one-state solution de facto "apartheid", the Times reported, and Hazim Kassim, a spokesman for Hamas, told the outlet, "It is now clear that the US has provided a cover for aggression, occupation and the confiscation of Palestinian land". While the settlements are not the cause of the ongoing conflict-Arab maximalists have seen to that-they have obscured the foundational role of Arab maximalism in preventing a peace agreement that would acknowledge the permanence of the Jewish state.

Loss. Instability. These are the words that come to mind when I think of my life as a Palestinian. "But then you're just not going to have a deal".

Belgian Liberals and Democrats (ALDE) member Hilde Vautmans also condemned the Israeli law retroactively legalizing settlements and described the two-state solution as "further away than ever". "As a single achievement, that would be a really great achievement". In its place, were laughter and wide smiles as the two leaders seemed to agree on most everything that the other said, a real "Vulcan mind meld" as veteran US diplomat and Mideast hand David Aaron Miller so aptly described it. He also visited the Moriah College Jewish day school in Sydney, where he sat in on a Hebrew class and spoke to the students.

Australia's prime minister, Malcolm Turnbull, this week rejected the orthodox position that Israel is in violation of global law in Palestine. There are those who supposedly love the Land of Israel so much that they need to own all of it.

Even someone like Trump, who knows virtually nothing about foreign policy, will occasionally hit the right note on an issue - a variation perhaps of the stopped-clock phenomenon.

Looking at two-state or one-state [solutions], I like the one that both parties like. It is a declaration of tactics.

Protest against #Netanyahu in Sydney today #FreePalestine!

Trump has to be very careful.

"So all the settlements that Israel has been building inside the West Bank - the West Bank is no longer territoriality continuous as a result". Those terms, which Israel rejected, aren't likely to change.

Cardoza-Moore's commitment to Israel is unquestioned, and often indistinguishable from what mainstream Jewish groups might take on. Hopefully Netanyahu is wise enough to take his new American partner both literally and seriously.

  • NASA Is Inviting Public To Search For Possible Undiscovered Worlds

    The search also may discover more distant objects like brown dwarfs , sometimes called failed stars, in nearby interstellar space. The Backyard Worlds search works similarly, but by electronically serving up flipbooks of WISE images taken at different times.

    AT&T opens unlimited data to all customers

    AT&T may also throttle unlimited data connections after 22GB of data consumption, but only during periods of network congestion . This means that one does not need to have a DirecTV or U-Verse subscription to enjoy its unlimited data offering.
    Android based VR Gaming Apps

    Android based VR Gaming Apps

    Cleanopolis VR This educational title is primarily for kids but it doesn't mean that people of all ages won't be able to enjoy it. House of Terror VR This game gives you the chance to explore a haunted house full of monsters, traps, and very hard puzzles.
  • Guardiola reveals Jesus could be out for the season

    That situation has sparked fresh speculation over the long-term future of Aguero but Guardiola has been pleased with his attitude. He started City's last three games, scoring three goals, with Sergio Aguero relegated to the substitutes' bench.
    Butler lifts Bulls to 104-103 victory over Celtics

    Butler lifts Bulls to 104-103 victory over Celtics

    Once the final buzzer sounded, all of the attention was on Smart's foul of Butler. "I'm one of the best defenders in this league". There was contact, but it was slight and usually the type of contact that is let go at the end of a close game.
    Arsenal: Capable of Winning the Premier League Title?

    Arsenal: Capable of Winning the Premier League Title?

    With plenty of points to be won and lost, the title race is still very much on and Arsenal will be confident of bridging the gap. Defensively, Arsenal have improved since Shkodran Mustafi joined the club in the summer but there is still room for improvement.
  • Unilever slumps as Kraft Heinz pulls bid; U.S.  markets shut for holiday

    Unilever slumps as Kraft Heinz pulls bid; U.S. markets shut for holiday

    Analysts say Kraft Heinz , co-headquartered in Chicago and Pittsburgh, is still in the market for acquisitions. Its top US food brands include Knorr, Hellmann's and Lipton.

    Simmons to find as early as Monday if foot is fully healed

    Brown did say he expected to see Simmons in a 76ers outfit sometime this year. "It is our expectation that he will get on a court".
    Trump names R. Alexander Acosta for Labor

    Trump names R. Alexander Acosta for Labor

    His last nominee, Andrew Puzder , withdrew on Wednesday, a day before he was scheduled to appear at a confirmation hearing. Acosta was a member of the National Labor Relations Board from 2002 to 2003 where he authored more than 125 opinions.
  • Income Tax Reduction Loses in State House

    Income Tax Reduction Loses in State House

    There is growing skepticism of the proposal, including some outright opposition, among Republicans and Democrats alike in the U.S. Governor Rick Snyder was not on board with the break citing serious concerns about the budget implications.
    Lindsay Lohan appears on 'The View' to discuss Syrian refugee crisis

    Lindsay Lohan appears on 'The View' to discuss Syrian refugee crisis

    However a source close to Lohan confirmed she definitely "wants to do" a new version of The Little Mermaid for the studio. Do you think she would be the right choice?
    China sends a message to Donald Trump with North Korea coal ban

    China sends a message to Donald Trump with North Korea coal ban

    North Korea is China's fourth-biggest supplier of coal. "That's why we are more and more strict with North Korea". President Donald Trump said North Korea was "a big, big problem ... and we will deal with that very strongly".