French Hill (in Hebrew:””””””’, HaGiv’a HaTzarfatit, the French Hill), also known as Giv’at Shapira (Hebrew:”””” ””””” ((in Arabic: Karm el-Wiz ‘) is a predominantly Jewish neighborhood located on the north-central city of Jerusalem. It is situated in territory captured during the War of the six days in 1967. It was annexed by Israel through a law known as Act of Jerusalem in 1980.
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JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Jewish settler leaders on Tuesday took off President Barack Obama’s call for Israel to halt settlement building in the occupied West Bank, saying the Palestinians need to “halt terror first.”
May 18 (Bloomberg) – President Barack Obama relies on Iran for some six decades of diplomacy havent: forging a regional Mideast peace that resolving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
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Jerusalem – On the eve of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is crucial visit to Washington, Secretary of Defense claimed Saturday the Israeli leader may be willing to endorse an independent Palestinian entity when he meets U.S. President Barack Obama.
Jerusalem – Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak promised Wednesday to prevent unauthorized settlers’ outposts in the occupied West Bank, by agreement or by force if necessary. If not through dialogue, we will do it with a fast and aggressive law …
A History of Pottery and Potters in Ancient Jerusalem: Excavations by K.M. Kenyon in Jerusalem, 1961-1967 by H. J. Franken (Hardcover – Sep 2005)