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Trump proposes Palestinian state with capital in eastern Jerusalem

29 January 2020, 8:45 AM

US President Donald Trump on Tuesday proposed creation of a Palestinian state with a capital in eastern Jerusalem, dependent on Palestinians taking steps to become self-governing, in an effort to achieve a peace breakthrough in their decades of conflict with Israel.

SA condemns US declaration on Israel’s occupation of West Bank

20 November 2019, 9:01 PM

South Africa has told the United Nations Security Council that no member state is exempt from the obligations of the UN Charter just days after the United States shifted its policy on the illegality of civilian Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank.

UN has not changed position on Israel occupation of West Bank

19 November 2019, 8:27 PM

United Nations Chief Antonio Guterres says the organisation’s long-held position on the illegality of Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank had not changed.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu looks on as he sits next to Benny Gantz, leader of the Blue and White party, during a memorial ceremony for late Israeli President Shimon Peres, at Mount Herzl in Jerusalem.

Israel’s Netanyahu clings to power as coalition talks loom

21 September 2019, 6:38 AM

The right-wing leader failed on Tuesday, for the second time in five months, to secure a clear election victory.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu delivers a statement in Ramat Gan, near Tel Aviv, Israel.

Netanyahu plans to annex West Bank’s Jordan Valley

11 September 2019, 9:39 AM

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced his intention on Tuesday to annex the Jordan Valley, a large swathe of the occupied West Bank, if he wins a closely contested election just a week away.



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