UN's Michelle Bachelet says Israel's annexation plans 'illegal'  Al Jazeera EnglishView Full Coverage on Google News
UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet warned that 'shock waves of annexation will last for decades'. UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet warned that 'shock waves of annexation will last for decades'.

UN's Michelle Bachelet says Israel's annexation plans 'illegal' | News | Al Jazeera

Netanyahu’s annexation plan in disarray as Gantz calls for delay | Israel | The GuardianAlternate PM says planned 1 July date not ‘sacred’ and Israel should deal with Covid-19 crisis first

Netanyahu’s annexation plan in disarray as Gantz calls for delay | Israel | The Guardian

Netanyahu plans to extend Israeli control in the West Bank as soon as this week.Netanyahu plans to extend Israeli control in the West Bank as soon as this week.

Israeli annexation of West Bank land feared in Jericho - The Washington Post

Israel undoubtedly appreciates the UAE’s increasing willingness to engage. But the UAE’s statements reflect assumptions that Israel does not share.Israel undoubtedly appreciates the UAE’s increasing willingness to engage. But the UAE’s statements reflect assumptions that Israel does not share.

Annexation and normalizing UAE/Israel relations - The Jerusalem Post

"These places are an integral part of the historic Jewish homeland … but also an integral part of Christian identity.""These places are an integral part of the historic Jewish homeland … but also an integral part of Christian identity."

Netanyahu presses Trump by lobbying evangelicals to back annexation - Axios

Senior Palestinian Authority sources say leadership issuing contradictory positions even as it strangles the middle class by refusing Israeli tax revenue transfers during economic crisis while its own members live in comfortSenior Palestinian Authority sources say leadership issuing contradictory positions even as it strangles the middle class by refusing Israeli tax revenue transfers during economic crisis while its own members live in comfort

The national and Islamic forces and factions in Gaza reached an agreement on a document outlining a unified national plan of action to confront the US' ‘deal of the century'...

Palestinian factions in Gaza unite in face of Israel annexation plans – Middle East Monitor

With loudspeakers mounted, Palestinian flags unfurled and civil servants allowed off work, everything appeared set for a large protest in Ramallah against Israel's annexation plans in the occupied West Bank. International condemnation of possible Israeli annexations has mounted ahead of July 1,With loudspeakers mounted, Palestinian flags unfurled and civil servants allowed off work, everything appeared set for a large protest in Ramallah against Israel's annexation plans in the occupied West Bank. International condemnation of possible Israeli annexations has mounted ahead of July 1,

Palestinian leaders struggle to mobilise street against annexation

Neither Fatah nor Hamas appear to be grateful for the life-saving assistance that they received from the Jewish state.Neither Fatah nor Hamas appear to be grateful for the life-saving assistance that they received from the Jewish state.

Why Palestinian terrorism continues to plague us amid the pandemic - JNS.org

West Bank coronavirus cases rise ■ Israel extends unemployment benefits through mid-August ■ Palestinian Authority to lock down all areas with confirmed cases***

Coronavirus Israel live: Public gatherings capped amid fears of second wave - Israel News - Haaretz.com

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is planning to begin implementing the annexation plan July 1, despite mounting international outcry.Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is planning to begin implementing the annexation plan July 1, despite mounting international outcry.

'Annexation Is Illegal. Period.': UN Human Rights Chief Slams Israeli Government | Common Dreams News

Rising case numbers make it difficult to dispute that country has entered second wave of pandemic, but media highlights lack of consensus among ministers over what to do about itRising case numbers make it difficult to dispute that country has entered second wave of pandemic, but media highlights lack of consensus among ministers over what to do about it

Prognosis negative: 5 things to know for June 29 | The Times of Israel

GAZA CITY: Hamas has warned that Israeli annexation in the occupied West Bank would be a “declaration of war,” but the Islamist group must weigh the cost of a new fight, analysts say. Recent weeks have seen almost daily protests in the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip against US President Donald Trump’s Middle East peace plan. The proposals envisage Israel annexing its West BankGAZA CITY: Hamas has warned that Israeli annexation in the occupied West Bank would be a “declaration of war,” but the Islamist group must weigh the cost of a new fight, analysts say. Recent weeks

Tough choices for Hamas over Israeli annexation plans | Arab News

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Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu said in a closed discussion of the Likud party on Monday that Alternate Prime Minister Benny Gantz's Blue and White partyPrime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu said in a closed discussion of the Likud party on Monday that Alternate Prime Minister Benny Gantz's Blue and White party

Netanyahu: Annexation Going Ahead; Blue and White Have No Say | Hamodia.com

For months, Israel's Benjamin Netanyahu government has been marching full speed ahead towards annexation of roughly 30% of the West Bank on the premiseFor months, Israel’s Benjamin Netanyahu government has been marching full speed ahead towards annexation of roughly 30% of the West Bank on the premise Donald Trump administration support pro…

Biden lead complicates Israel annexation plan - Asia Times

The United Nations top human rights official Michelle Bachelet called on Israel on Monday to halt its "illegal" plans to annex part of occupied Palestinian territory in the West Bank and warned it co…The United Nations top human rights official Michelle Bachelet called on Israel on Monday to halt its "illegal" plans to annex part of occupied Palestinian territory in the West Bank and warned it co…

'Annexation is illegal. Period': UN rights chief warns Israel against West Bank move

Hamas said in a statement that Israel's move “increases our resolve to deal with the annexation plan.”

Israel strikes Hamas targets in retaliation for rocket attacks - Jewish Telegraphic Agency

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is showing no sign of backing off his vow to annex of vast stretches of the West Bank by July 1.Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is showing no sign of backing off his vow to annex of vast stretches of the West Bank by July 1.

Benjamin Netanyahu vow to annex West Bank land moves forward - Washington Times

GENEVA - Israel's aim to annex parts of the occupied West Bank is clearly "illegal", the UN's human rights chief said on Monday, warning that the consequences could be "disastrous".GENEVA - Israel's aim to annex parts of the occupied West Bank is clearly "illegal", the UN's human rights chief said on Monday, warning that the consequences could be "disastrous".

Israel's annexation plans 'illegal': UN rights chief

The Belgian Chamber of Representatives voted unanimously Friday to create a list of potential "countermeasures" that could be implemented should Israel goThe Belgian Chamber of Representatives voted unanimously Friday to create a list of potential "countermeasures" that could be implemented should Israel go

Belgium Calls for Sanctions Against Israel If It Implements Annexation | Hamodia.com

Netanyahu’s plans are a declaration of war against the Palestinians and a broader war in the Middle East, where Israel acts as Washington’s proxy force.Netanyahu’s plans are a declaration of war against the Palestinians and a broader war in the Middle East, where Israel acts as Washington’s proxy force.

Netanyahu prepares Israel’s annexation of large slice of West Bank - World Socialist Web Site

The Israeli premier seems to have abandoned his previous plans to apply sovereignty over 30 percent of the West Bank, succumbing to international and regional pressure....The Israeli premier seems to have abandoned his previous plans to apply sovereignty over 30 percent of the West Bank, succumbing to international and regional pressure....

Netanyahu’s West Bank Plan: Four Scenarios Israel Could Follow to Extend Its Sovereignty - Sputnik International

Oman confirms 4 virus deaths, Palestine reports fresh infections - Anadolu AgencyOman confirms 4 virus deaths, Palestine reports fresh infections - Anadolu Agency

COVID-19 cases continue to rise in Oman, Palestine

Naharnet is the leading Lebanese news destination, breaking the news as it happens! Israeli defense minister and alternate premier Benny Gantz said Monday that any annexation of West Bank territory must wait until the coronavirus crisis has been contained.  Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's coalition government had...

Israel's Gantz Says No Annexation until after Virus — Naharnet

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has set Wednesday as the date when he might begin a process of unilaterally annexing sections of tIsraeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has set Wednesday as the date when he might begin a process of unilaterally annexing sections of t

With annexation looming, 6 Palestinians speak – The Forward

At a flag-raising in Paterson, Palestinian Americans decry Israeli annexation plan and draw parallels with struggle for racial justice at home.At a flag-raising in Paterson, Palestinian Americans decry Israeli annexation plan and draw parallels with struggle for racial justice at home.

NJ Palestinian Americans fear Israeli annexation will hurt families

The coalition of parties representing Palestinian citizens of Israel called on the British PM and opposition leader to act before Israel unveils its plans on WednesdayThe coalition of parties representing Palestinian citizens of Israel called on the British PM and opposition leader to act before Israel unveils its plans on Wednesday

Israel's Joint List urges British political parties to oppose annexation | Middle East Eye

The UN's top human rights official has condemned Israel’s plans to take over parts of the occupied West Bank, warning that the move would undermine peace efforts, and saying: “Annexation is illegal. Period.”The UN's top human rights official has condemned Israel’s plans to take over parts of the occupied West Bank, warning that the move would undermine peace efforts, and saying: “Annexation is illegal. Period.”

UN human rights chief fears ‘disastrous’ consequences if Israel proceeds with West Bank annexation — RT World News

Supporters of full, unconditional annexation are not as many as Netanyahu seems to think.Supporters of full, unconditional annexation are not as many as Netanyahu seems to think.

Annexation Polls Lack Nuance

Annexation: US sources told the Jerusalem Post the Israeli government will not take any steps to extend sovereignty to parts of the West Bank this week.Annexation: US sources told the Jerusalem Post the Israeli government will not take any steps to extend sovereignty to parts of the West Bank this week. Although Israel's governing coalition agreement allows for annexation measures to be taken as early as July 1, Israel and the US are still not on the same page and plans will not be ready by then. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Alternate Prime Minister Benny Gantz, and Foreign Minister Gabi Ashkenazi are said to have differing views on the scope and timing of annexation. Meanwhile, the PA is struggling to mobilize Palestinian protests. AFP  reports

Annexation Not Happening on July 1 | HonestReporting

Alternate Prime Minister and Defense Minister Benny Gantz met on Monday morning with U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman and the administration’s specAlternate Prime Minister and Defense Minister Benny Gantz met on Monday morning with U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman and the administration’s spec

Gantz to U.S. Officials: 'July 1 Is Not a Holy Date' | Hamodia.com

JNS.org – We who argue for Israeli victory watched with dismay as Qatar’s government threatened Israel with ending its financial donations to Gaza,…

Explaining Israel’s Security Establishment | Jewish & Israel News Algemeiner.com

Israel is set to vote on a sovereignty bill on 1 July and while most of the world has slammed the move, some say the disputed areas of the West Bank have always...Israel is set to vote on a sovereignty bill on 1 July and while most of the world has slammed the move, some say the disputed areas of the West Bank have always...

World Either 'Hypocritical or Ignorant' When Treating West Bank as Palestinian Area, Expert Says - Sputnik International

Earlier, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vowed to “apply sovereignty” over up to 30 percent of the occupied West Bank despite mounting international...Earlier, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vowed to “apply sovereignty” over up to 30 percent of the occupied West Bank despite mounting international...

UK Labour Urges Import Ban on West Bank Goods if Israel Proceeds with Extension of Sovereignty Plan - Sputnik International

The talks continue those held last week at the White House when an important breakthrough was expected but didn't come.

US, Israeli officials meet to hash out sovereignty plan

The talks continue those held last week at the White House when an important breakthrough was expected but didn't come.

US, Israeli officials meet to hash out sovereignty plan

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said he wants to begin annexing occupied land as soon as this week.Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said he wants to begin annexing occupied land as soon as this week.

Israeli defence chief Gantz says West Bank annexation 'will wait' - The National

Hoping to prevent annexation of the West Bank, Palestinians look to international allies, Israeli politics and the lack of a mandate from President Trump.Hoping to prevent annexation of the West Bank, Palestinians look to international allies, Israeli politics and the lack of a mandate from President Trump.

Israel may move to annex a big chunk of the West Bank soon, derailing hopes for a Palestinian state - Los Angeles Times

BEIRUT, LEBANON (10:20 A.M.) - A new report released this weekend revealed that Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas (Abu Mazen) refused to receive a phoneBEIRUT, LEBANON (10:20 A.M.) - A new report released this weekend revealed that Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas (Abu Mazen) refused to receive a phone

Mahmoud Abbas refuses Mike Pompeo's phone call: report

‘Everyone is bleeding: Palestinians physically and Israelis morally’.‘Everyone is bleeding: Palestinians physically and Israelis morally’.

The world must prevent Israel’s brand of apartheid which will make Verwoerd’s designs look like a Sunday school play | Citypress

Michelle Bachelet urges Israel to shift course, warning that 'the shockwaves of annexation will last for decades, and will be extremely damaging to Israel, as well as to the Palestinians'Michelle Bachelet urges Israel to shift course, warning that 'the shockwaves of annexation will last for decades, and will be extremely damaging to Israel, as well as to the Palestinians'

Israel's annexation plans 'illegal' – U.N. rights chief