Israel Political Brief October 23, 2012: Israeli debate of political party heads waiting for PM Benjamin Netanyahu’s answer

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Israeli debate of political party heads waiting for Bibi’s answer

Source JTA, 10-23-12

Leaders of Israel’s major political parties accepted an invitation to an American-style debate, except for Likud leader and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu….READ MORE

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Israel Political Brief October 23, 2012: PM Benjamin Netanyahu visits Gilo to defend Jerusalem construction

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Netanyahu visits Gilo to defend Jerusalem construction

Source: JTA, 10-23-12

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu visited the Jerusalem neighborhood of Gilo following an international outcry over the approval of nearly 800 apartments there….READ MORE

Full Text Israel Political Brief October 23, 2012: PM Benjamin Netanyahu and Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat Visit Jerusalem’s Gilo Neighborhood

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PM Netanyahu and Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat Visit Jerusalem’s Gilo Neighborhood

Source: PMO, 10-23-12
Photo by GPO

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat visited the Gilo neighborhood in Jerusalem.

Prime Minister Netanyahu said, “United Jerusalem is Israel’s eternal capital. We have full rights to build in it. We have built in Jerusalem, we are building in Jerusalem and we will continue to build in Jerusalem. This is our policy and I will continue to support building in Jerusalem.”

Mayor Barkat said, “Jerusalem is one united city, which has not been partitioned into tribes and will never be divided. This has always been our obligation and it will remain so in the future. Mr. Prime Minister, you and your government are true friends of Jerusalem. Thank you for the support and the resources that you have allocated to the city’s growth, and for the assistance that you have given to our right and our obligation to build and develop the city. We will continue to build tens of thousands of apartments throughout the city

Israel Brief October 23, 2012: Israeli soldier injured in Gaza border blast

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Israeli soldier injured in Gaza border blast

Source: JTA, 10-23-12

An Israeli soldier was wounded seriously in an explosion while on patrol near the Gaza security fence….READ MORE

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