Archive: November 2010

Nov. 06

EU commissioner: Upgraded ties depend on peace

“Israel’s prospects for an upgraded relationship with the European Union will have to wait for a ‘decisive breakthrough’ in the peace process. So the EU’s commissioner for enlargement, and for the European neighborhood policy, has made clear to The Jerusalem Post.”

Nov. 06

US: Talk of Palestinian unilateralism unhelpful

Nov. 10

Obama: Israel construction plans unhelpful

Nov. 10

Abbas seeks urgent Security Council meeting over East Jerusalem construction

Nov. 10

US accelerates funding to PA with $150 million transfer

Nov. 10

Clinton: U.S. upset with Jerusalem housing announcement

Nov. 10

Report: U.S. policy toward Israel has been increasingly influenced by the hostility of the European Union

Nov. 10

Update on status of ENPI midterm reviews

Nov. 14

Palestinians could go to UN over settlements: negotiator

Nov. 14

U.S. offers Israel warplanes in return for new settlement freeze

Nov. 14

New settlement freeze expected to pass Israeli security cabinet by one vote

“By a margin of one, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu is expected to pass his proposal for a 90-day settlement freeze when he brings the matter before the 15-member security cabinet.”

Nov. 14

Plan for Mideast talks bets on quick border deal

Nov. 15

PA looks for its own incentive package for negotiations

Nov. 15

US refuses to confirm offer of 20 F-35 fighter jets

Nov. 16

Israel, US working to avoid clashes over freeze plan

Nov. 18

Israeli PM insists he’ll win support for freeze; no Jerusalem deal yet

Nov. 22

Settlers to pitch protest tent outside PM’s office

Nov. 22

Knesset set to pass Jerusalem-Golan land referendum bill

Nov. 22

U.N. anti-blasphemy proposal meets firm resistance

Nov. 23

U.S. letter on freeze deal has been completed, Jerusalem Post learns

Nov. 23

European Commission proposes a network of local police, NGOs and religious congregations to fight ‘home-grown militants’

Nov. 26

How the EU could entice Israel to seek peace (hint: it involves the ENP)

Guardian columnist Khaled Diab says the European Union should “focus on a gradual, but systematic, downgrading of Europe’s relationship with Israel for as long as no progress is made to resolve the [Israeli-Palestinian] conflict.”

Nov. 30

WikiLeaked: John Kerry calls for Israel to cede Golan Heights and East Jerusalem