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News Nosh 03.27.15

APN's daily news review from Israel

Friday March 27, 2015

 

Quote of the day:

"I frankly do not know if it is already too late."
--Outgoing Middle East Envoy Robert Serry calls on the UN Security Council to intervene to restart Israeli-Palestinian negotiations for a two-state solution.**

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News Nosh 03.26.15

APN's daily news review from Israel
Thursday March 26, 2015

Quote of the day:
"He who fears the votes in the ballot boxes will end up with stones thrown in the streets."
--Israeli President Reuven Rivlin gave another jab at Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu for the latter's 'Arabs are voting in droves' statement on Election Day.**

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News Nosh 03.25.15

APN's daily news review from Israel
Wednesday March 25, 2015

Quote of the day:
"I don't think that a student can reach deep into the Israeli educational system when 20 percent of the students have an ethos, a specific story, and he does not know that story."
Former education minister Shay Piron said he supported teaching the Nakba - the Arabic word for "catastrophe," which the Palestinians use to refer to Israel's War of Independence - to all Israeli students.**

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News Nosh 03.24.15

APN's daily news review from Israel
Tuesday March 24, 2015

Quote of the day:
"We won the votes of 90% of Israeli Arabs, but Netanyahu wants to cherry pick." 
--Chairman of the Joint (Arab) List, Ayman Oudeh, said after Netanyahu 'apologized' to Israeli Arabs, but didn't invite the people they elected, i.e. the targets of his race-baiting call on Election Day.**

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News Nosh 03.23.15

APN's daily news review from Israel
Monday March 23, 2015

Quote of the day:
"Welcome to the nightmare that we woke up to...It has become dangerous here. We are on a slippery slope. The Prime Minister must stop this."
--Left-wing Israeli singer Ahinoam Nini said after being verbally attacked upon her arrival at Ben-Gurion Airport.**

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News Nosh 03.22.15

APN's daily news review from Israel
Sunday March 22, 2015

Quote of the day:
"Don’t cry when your children die in the next military campaign...You again elected the leader who promises us death and not life, fear and not hope."
--Israeli author Yehonatan Geffen wrote on Facebook following the elections and on Friday he was attacked at his home.**

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News Nosh 03.20.15

APN's daily news review from Israel
Friday March 20, 2015

Quote of the day:
"Netanyahu in Hebrew: If I become prime minister, a Palestinian state will not be created.
Netanyahu in English: I did not go back on my speech at Bar Ilan University, I believe in the two-state solution."
--Israeli Army Radio journalsit Ido Benbaji Tweets in response to Netanyahu's interview to NBC News.

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News Nosh 03.19.15

APN's daily news review from Israel
Thursday March 19, 2015


Quote of the day:
"In the absence of the absolute pretension of being – even in appearance alone – prime minister to all, Netanyahu compared the attempt to replace him – through the election he himself initiated – as a putsch. He compared his rivals with ISIS [Islamic State] and his opponents to Hamas. He growled his rivals’ names with contempt, warning time and again against a “left-wing government supported by Arabs,” and in practice, identifying anybody not supportive of him as “left.” 
--Haaretz+'s Uri Misgav argues that while Binyamin Netanyahu may be prime minister, he is no longer the national leader of Israel.**

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News Nosh 03.18.15

APN's daily news review from Israel
Wednesday March 18, 2015


Quote of the day:
"They voted for the man who admitted to having duped half the world during his Bar-Ilan speech; now he has torn off his mask and disavowed those words once and for all. Israel said "yes" to the man who said "no" to a Palestinian state."
--Haaretz's Gideon Levy examines what is in the mind of the Israeli voters who elected Binyamin Netanyahu.**

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News Nosh 03.17.15

APN's daily news review from Israel
Tuesday March 17, 2015

Quote of the day:
""In order to reach a solution there must be readiness to compromise. We cannot continue to rule over another people. The Palestinians have national aspirations."
--Former Israesli prime minister Ehud Barak says on a panel the day before elections.**
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