Netanyahu insists Israel retain Jordan valley military control
20 June, 2017, 13:17 | Author: Valerie Burke
The U.N. leader said only a two-state solution would "achieve the inalienable rights of the Palestinian people".
United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres expressed concern with Israel's "occupation" in the disputed territories on the Gregorian calendar's 50th anniversary of the start of the Six-Day War, which saw Israel take control over eastern Jerusalem, the West Bank, the Golan Heights, the Gaza Strip and the Sinai Peninsula from June 5-10.
In the 1967 war, Israel occupied the West Bank and the Gaza Strip and subsequently annexed east Jerusalem, in a move never recognised by the worldwide community.
Among them are generation after generation of Palestinians who have been compelled to grow-up and live in ever more crowded refugee camps, many in abject poverty, and with little or no prospect of a better life for their children, he added.
He says the occupation fuels "recurring cycles of violence and retribution", sending a message to Palestinians that statehood is just a dream and to Israelis that peace and regional recognition remain "unattainable".
Almost 400,000 Palestinians were added to the hundreds of thousands of refugees displaced in 1948 and their homes and villages were razed to the ground by the Israelis.
United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has called for ending of Israel's occupation of Palestinian territories since 1967 and urged the worldwide community for negotiating a two-state solution to resolve the conflict between the two Middle Eastern neighbours.
Guterres criticized Israel's military control of Palestinian areas, saying it endangers both Israelis and Palestinians. APN's mission is to educate and persuade the American public and its leadership to support and adopt policies that will lead to comprehensive, durable, Israeli-Palestinian and Israeli-Arab peace, based on a two-state solution, guaranteeing both peoples security, and consistent with US national interests.
Trump visited Israel and the Palestinian territories last month, calling on both side to make compromises for peace but offering no specifics on how to resolve the 50-year-old conflict.
"Almost seven decades later, the world still awaits the birth of an independent Palestinian state". We also work to ensure Israel's future and the viability of Israel's democracy and Jewish character through education, activism and advocacy in the United States, and by mobilizing American support for Shalom Achshav.
According to a senior government official, the man was abducted from outside his house in PD3 in Karte Char area early Sunday. An American citizen who is living in Afghanistan was kidnapped on his way to work on Sunday, Kabul police said.
Paul Callan, who represented the estate of Nicole Brown Simpson in a civil case against her ex-husband, former football star O.J. Bill Cosby and his team declared victory after jurors in his sexual assault trial deadlocked and a judge declared a mistrial .
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The Left parties are likely to demand a joint opposition candidate just as they did in 2003 when NDA nominated APJ Abdul Kalam. Trinamool Congress (TMC) chief and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee didn't seem happy with the Kovind's candidature.
The threat posed by the government plane forced USA naval intelligence to sortie out and shoot down the belligerent aircraft. Earlier, Syrian forces attacked Coalition fighters in Ja'Din, wounding a number of fighters and driving them from the town.
Juan Lagares underwent successful surgery today at the Hospital for Special Surgery to fix a fracture in his left thumb. NY is also 4-1 in Gsellman's last five road starts and the over is 13-2-3 in the Mets' last 18 Tuesday games.
On June 4, the four Gulf countries made a decision to sever ties with Qatar over its alleged funding of terrorist groups. Turkey has criticized the decision and authorized the deployment of additional troops to Qatar in a show of support.
1 man dies at electronic music concert in Vegas
Share with Us - We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article, and smart, constructive criticism. A 34-year-old man has passed away at Electric Daisy Carnival in Las Vegas , the Clark County coroner said on Monday.