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Foreign Investment in Israel Jumped 30 Percent Between Years of 2015-17

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

JNS.org – Foreign investment in Israel jumped 30 percent in two years, according to a new report from the Central Bureau of Statistics, released on Sunday. The report stated that foreign investments in Israel totaled $129.1 billion for 2017, a 20.2 percent increase compared to 2016 and 30 percent higher than 2015, which saw foreign investment … Read More

23 to 9, UN rights council adopts report accusing Israel of war crimes in Gaza

Friday, March 22, 2019

The United Nations Humans Rights Council voted Friday to adopt a report accusing Israel of crimes against humanity for its handling of violent protests on the border with Gaza Strip. Twenty-three countries voted to in favor of the measure, with nine opposing it. Another 14 countries abstained, while one was absent. The countries that voted … Read More

UNHRC to call for Israeli arrests, settlement boycott

Monday, March 18, 2019

The UN Human Rights Council is expected to call for the arrest of IDF soldiers responsible for Gaza deaths at border and for a boycott of West Bank settlements, when it gathers in Geneva on Monday for the last week of its 40th session. The day-long meeting of the 47-member council will involve the reading … Read More

Netanyahu: U.N. set new hypocrisy record with Israeli war crimes allegation

Thursday, February 28, 2019

The United Nations has set a new record for hypocrisy and lies with its report that accuses Israel of deliberately shooting children at the Gaza border and possible war crimes, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said. “Israel rejects outright the report of the UN Human Rights Council, which sets new records of hypocrisy and lies, out … Read More