The Israeli government decided yesterday to support a bill proposed by MK Haim Druckman (National Religious Party) that would enable state land to be apportioned for Jewish use only.
Druckman formulated his proposal in response to the High Court of Justice's landmark decision in the Katzir case, holding that Israeli Arabs have rights to live anywhere they want.
By Aluf Benn and Moshe Reinfeld, Haaretz, July 8, 2002
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July 02, 20022590 reads"I have more than one hundred students and imams who study Islam with me and support our ideas from a religious point of view," says Sheikh Abdel al-Salaam Menasra of Nazareth.
By LAUREN GELFOND, Jerusalem Post, June 30, 2002
July 02, 20023121 reads
June 15, 20022507 readsInterior Minister Eli Yishai reasserted his statements made Thursday at Bar Ilan University, according to which the willingness of non-Jewish soldiers in the IDF to "fight everywhere" is questionable.
The Jerusalem Post, June 14, 2002
May 30, 20023186 reads
May 22, 20023752 readsFor more than three years Mar Elias College at Ibillin has jointly with Indianapolis University been constructing University program and an infrastructure towards the inauguration of the first Arab University in Israel.
Bryson Arthur, Head of the Department of Divinity & Holy Land Studies, describes the program they will have.
Special for Come and See, May 22, 2002
May 13, 20023316 readsGrace and Truth Congregation in Rishon Litzion is in the process of establishing a Fund to channel finanical assistance to Jews and Arabs.
The Fund has already been begun with a generous donation of $25,000 from Patmos International in Finland.
Special for Come and See, May 13, 2002
May 02, 20023394 readsIDF Chief Rabbi Brig. Gen. Yisrael Weiss, 6,700 non-Jews serve in the army and 14 of them have been killed in the intifada.
Gideon Alon, Ha'aretz, May 3, 2002
April 25, 20023975 readsLeaders of Messianic Congregations publish a full page advertisement in Israel's leading Newspaper, Yedeiot Ahronot.
The ad quotes from Isaiah saying: "Your adversaries will be reduced to nothing and perish. When you will look for your opponents, you will not find them; your enemies will be reduced to absolutely nothing. For I am the Lord your God, the one who takes hold of your right hand, who says to you, 'Don't be afraid, I am helping you.'"
Special for Come and See, April 25, 2002