Netanyahu to raise Iranian 'aggression' with United Kingdom leaders
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Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met his British counterpart Theresa May in London on Monday, where the United Kingdom prime minister told him that the bill is unhelpful and would make things more hard for Israel's friends around the world. The country declared the entire city as its unified capital, but Palestine says that east Jerusalem is the capital of their future state. Settlement advocates say it would protect 2,000 Israeli homes in the West Bank from demolition orders. The bill is likely headed for a high court challenge.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who did not participate in the law's final votes since he was returning from a trip to Britain, said he had "updated" the U.S. administration so as not to surprise "our friends".
Israel's prime minister is moving ahead with a contentious law that would legalise dozens of settlement outposts in the West Bank, despite claims by experts that the bill itself is illegal and a warning from the White House that settlement construction "may not be helpful".
That impression was reinforced during the Knesset debate on the bill when Israeli rightwingers pushed their claim on occupied Palestinian territories as belonging to a biblical land of Israel - and to Jews - by right. Palestinian landowners could apply to the state for annual rents or be given another parcel. On the other hand, Ambassador Nikki Haley, the new representative at the United Nations, on Thursday declared US opposition to Israel's new ambitious construction plans in the occupied West Bank.
The lengthy Amona saga - including the evictions broadcast live on Israeli television - directly inspired the bill. The vote prompted Israel to temporarily scale back relations.
"Don't cross a line we've never crossed before", Meridor pleaded with his fellow legislators in a newspaper column.
Then, there's the alternative of creating a Greater Israel that would include West Bank and Gaza.
Deadline for health care sign-ups in January 31
Reversing the Affordable Care Act , however, would affect nearly 20 million people now utilizing "Obamacare", including students. States would also be able to choose, however, to either accept part of the act's funding or to refuse all federal assistance.
"The law in question is only a cover for stealing the land and appropriating the property of Palestinians", said the head of the Cairo-based League, Ahmed Aboul Gheit.
"If adopted into law, it will have far-reaching legal consequences for Israel and greatly diminish the prospects for Arab-Israeli peace", Mladenov said.
Both outposts and settlements are illegal under worldwide law as they were built on lands occupied by Israel in the 1967 Mideast War, where the Palestinians wish to build their future state.
Netanyahu heads a right-wing coalition with a slim majority, which comprises Jewish Home, a party led by former settler leader Naftali Bennett, who has been pushing for retroactive legalisation of West Bank settlements since 2010.
The Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR) strongly condemned the Israeli Knesset's approval of the "Settlement Regulation Bill", which allows the theft of Palestinian privately owned lands for the interest of settlement expansion in the West Bank, including East Jerusalem.
"If the vote takes place, the majority of our lawmakers will raise their hands to approve a bill that will steal land from Palestinians", the continued.
With all Democrats and Independents, plus two Republicans, voting against DeVos, the vote now stands at 50-50. Pat Toomey of Pennsylvania released a statement in which he said he would vote to confirm DeVos.
He did the same again six minutes before the break but Lopez let England off this time by sending his kick wide of the posts. Such an effective weapon for both teams in the past, it's a shame to see the maul fail so badly in this match.
Pryor also joined a 2011 ruling favoring a transgender woman who said she was sacked when she transitioned from male to female. I'm not qualified to speak to his decision-making as a judge, but I think it would be hard to find fault with the person.
During 2016, Snap lost $514.6 million, which was far greater than the $372.9 million it lost in 2015, the SEC documents show. An IPO is a bold step for a company that began while CEO Evan Spiegel was still an undergraduate at Stanford University.
It's not the imagery one might expect from a President who promised to bring private sector competency to governing. So in short, the courts will decide if Trump's immigration order or his other executive orders are legal.
The evening also ended with a huge surprise for Nick and one of his dates. "The Bachelor" continues next Monday on ABC at 8 p.m. She's been extremely competitive, forward in her actions, and she's wasted no time angering numerous other women this season.
I joke with him all the time, but I just say, 'Thank God for Malcolm Butler.' He saved the game for us", Brady said. Yes, he won it for his dad, Tom Sr., who has publicly stood up for him in the face of Deflategate.
Snap Inc., the parent company behind Snapchat, has today filed the relevant documents for their initial public offering (IPO). The lawsuit was originally filed by an individual in February 2013 against Snap's predecessor entity.
Venus is vying for her eighth major title and her first since winning Wimbledon in 2008. "But I'd like to keep that going". Serena won her Semi-Final match later against Mirjana Lucic-Baroni at 6-2, 6-3, Business Insider said .
LeGarrette Blount is the team's short-yardage back, but the Patriots made a decision to not substitute by the goal line. The New England Patriots are slated to take on the Atlanta Falcons for Super Bowl 51 Sunday at NRG Stadium in Houston .
As much as it would upset a lot of fans, I just don't see a scenario where Owens holds on to the title, so I'm going with Reigns. He eliminated the Undertaker causing people to believe that is the direction WWE is heading towards Wrestlemania season.
In fact, the Knicks are prohibited from acquiring Blake Griffin due to a complicated rule in the collective bargaining agreement. Additionally, the Knicks would have allegedly discussed with Anthony his no-trade clause has the Cavaliers been interested.
Stranger Things season 2 coming to Netflix on Halloween
The show's popularity is unmatchable without a doubt making it eligible for more great awards for "Stranger Things" Season 2 . Lucas Sinclair ( Caleb McLaughlin ), and Mike Wheeler ( Finn Wolfhard ) were seen at school while clad in Ghostbuster suits.
Lady Gaga says Super Bowl halftime show is 'for everyone'
Legendary performer and Gaga confidant Tony Bennett will play a role in the countdown to the show, organizers of the event said. The commercial will air during the first half of the game as a prelude to her anticipated live performance.
Falcons linebacker 'grew up being a Patriots fan'
In retrospect, it was the Eagles' finest performance of the season, even better than their Week 3 victory over the Steelers. Two players to watch this Sunday are Atlanta wide receiver Justin Hardy, and Duron Harmon for New England.
India outgunned by Ali and Morgan in 1st T20I
India were coming after a ODI series win against England , but their performance in the first T20 was disappointing. India Vs England T20 Series Squads- Check out Who is In or Who is Out, Full team list of India and England T20.
Kohli likely to continue as opener in Nagpur
He did not feature in a single ODI against England , too, despite being awarded the Man of the Series against New Zealand. This is just the case of Rohit not being there and because I have opened in IPL and I have a fair idea of it.
ObamaCare going away but what is coming next?
The same wouldn't apply for people buying their own insurance, but they could get a tax deduction on the premiums they paid. A lot of Americans are concerned about their health insurance, especially with no clear direction for the future.