The Palestinians who claim ownership of the land parcels reportedly will be compensated.
The attempt to shut down UNRWA will only serve to fuel enmity between Palestinians and Americans, and embolden Israel to build more settlements.
Settlement expansion is “like sticking a finger in the eye of any possible peace process,” said a left-wing party chairwoman.
Israeli security forces believe that the incident was likely an accident and not a deliberate terror attack.
It is rare, if not unprecedented, for Christian evangelicals to be involved in Education Ministry programming.
It included items “coming from around the world, carrying packages, gifts and purchases that did not arrive on time because of…the Israeli side.”
Last month a balloon carrying incendiary materials was found in the eastern Jerusalem neighborhood of Gilo.
It’s not the first West Bank settlement Huckabee’s visited.
The teens, from Nablus, were found by a Border Police foot patrol in the Seam Zone, between the Green Line and Israel’s security barrier.
The cuts in Gaza are “making an intolerable humanitarian crisis even more life-threatening,” said the U.N. Relief and Works Agency spokesman.