Archive: July 2009

Jul. 01

The Overlooked Blessing — What Holly Thinks

Many Christians avoid the subject of end-time prophecy like the swine flu. But God promises a special blessing to those who not only read it — but focus on it.

Jul. 01

Address by President Peres at interfaith conference in Kazakhstan

Jul. 02

‘Obama’ think-tank: Israel should cede Jerusalem sovereignty

“A think tank which is arguably the most influential in Washington is proposing an ‘interim’ neutral administration to govern Jerusalem instead of Israel.”

Jul. 03

FM Liberman interview with Radio Reka

Jul. 05

Solana announces his retirement

EU high representative Javier Solana announced on Sunday that he plans to retire when his 5-year term comes to an end in October.

Jul. 06

EU top diplomat to step down in autumn

Jul. 06

Israel fumes at EU settlement statement

Jul. 07

Pope calls for ‘global authority’ for economy

“Pope Benedict on Tuesday called for a ‘world political authority’ to manage the global economy and for more government regulation of national economies to pull the world out of the current crisis and avoid a repeat.”

Jul. 08

Solana admits void will be left after his planned retirement

The Global Post asked EU high representative Javier Solana what will happen with the Iranian nuclear negotiations entrusted in him personally when he retires in October. “‘Let us hope it’s resolved by then,’ he said wryly.”

Jul. 08

Israeli president: two-state solution approved in Israel

Jul. 09

Quiet struggle for succession as Solana to step down

Jul. 09

Solana’s Retirement Announcement — What Holly Thinks

Some FP readers have e-mailed me asking what I think about Javier Solana’s announcement that he will retire in October. My answer: I’ll believe it when I see it.

Jul. 11

Well Worth It — Adam’s Angle

Jesus is worthy of our all because He gave us His all.

Jul. 12

Solana wants UN to establish ‘Palestine’

“The European Union’s top diplomat has called for the United Nations Security Council to push forward and recognize a Palestinian state even without a final-status agreement between Israel and the Palestinians.”

Jul. 12

Text of Solana’s speech calling for UN to establish ‘Palestine’ (pdf)

Jul. 12

Israel’s Foreign Ministry responds to Solana

Jul. 12

Solana – Let’s force the birth of Palestine

Jul. 13

Israeli Foreign Minister to Solana: Peace must be built, not imposed

Jul. 13

Solana’s curiously timed retirement announcement

Brussels reporter David Haworth comments on the “ironical” timing of Javier Solana’s retirement announcement — just before he was poised to inherit much more power.

Jul. 14

Un-Solana

Javier Solana doesn’t seem like himself lately.

Jul. 14

Javier Solana has had enough

Jul. 18

Zapatero says Alliance of Civilizations initiative unstoppable

Jul. 18

‘J’lem boy’s passport can’t say Israel’

Jul. 18

Fayad calls on US to implement Solana’s peace plan

“Palestinian Authority Prime Minister Salaam Fayad made a fresh appeal to the United States for a plan and a timetable aimed at resolving the Palestinian-Israeli conflict.”

Jul. 18

Israel: Obama to announce (Solana’s?) new peace plan soon

“A peace plan with a strict timeline may be announced by the new US Administration in coming weeks, Israel’s English and Hebrew daily Haaretz newspaper reported”

Jul. 19

Signs of an Israel-EU estrangement

“Israel is now charging that the Europeans are ganging up against it.”

Jul. 19

Israel to U.S.: Keep out of Jerusalem

Jul. 19

Netanyahu defies U.S. on East Jerusalem settlement

Jul. 21

Evangelicals back Israel in Washington

Jul. 21

Worldwide coalition, media putting Israel in corner

Jul. 22

US Policy: Jews in Eastern Jerusalem are unwanted ‘settlers’

Jul. 22

Illegal outpost evacuation set for Sept.

Jul. 22

A sign of the times

Javier Solana’s “remarkable” proposal that the UN impose a solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict “could indeed by seriously considered one day soon by the Security Council.”

Jul. 23

Netanyahu urges Arabs to aim for peace

Jul. 26

Parade of US officials expected to increase pressure on Israel

“A parade of four senior U.S. officials due in Israel this week are expected to increase pressure on Israel to agree to a construction freeze in Judea and Samaria and avoid any action against the Iranian nuclear threat.”

Jul. 26

Czech president bashes EU leaders (Solana), economic policy

Jul. 26

‘US determined to forge peace’

Jul. 26

Report: “Unprecedented” Israel-Syria breakthrough

Jul. 30

Impossible shoes to fill?

An article published in the European Voice, Thursday, notes that there are “remarkably few” names being put forward to replace Javier Solana.

Jul. 30

Solana: The ESDP at 10 years (pdf)

Jul. 31

64% of Israelis want Temple rebuilt

“About two thirds of the [Israeli] public want the Temple rebuilt, including about half of secular Israelis, a new survey conducted for Ynet and the Gesher organization revealed.”

Jul. 31

Temple Institute to build sacrificial altar on Tisha B’av