All posts tagged Palestinian Authority

FM Bob Carr

Carr’s contentious comments condemned

FOREIGN Minister Bob Carr was condemned by communal leaders this week for claiming that the federal Labor government views all Israeli settlements as illegal.

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John Howard

Howard: ‘We wouldn’t have abstained’

AS Australia swings into election mode, former prime minister John Howard has said his government would not have abstained from the United Nations’ vote on Palestinian statehood. The erstwhile

livni kerry erekat

An ‘appalling’ price to pay for peace talks

COMMUNAL leaders have expressed their dismay at the price Israel has had to pay for the resumption of peace talks. Ahead of meetings in Washington this week, the Palestinians

FM Bob Carr

Carr: we’ll help with peace talks

FOREIGN Minister Bob Carr has welcomed the announcement by US Secretary of State John Kerry (pictured) that Israel and the Palestinian Authority (PA) have agreed in principle to

Steve Rosen addresses and AIJAC lunch

‘Obama prepared to strike Iran’

IRAN is on its “last chance” before US President Barack Obama orders a military strike on its nuclear facilities, prominent Middle East thinker Dr Steven Rosen said in

Mike Kelly

MP’s attack on Menzies sparks Liberal outrage

A WAR of words has erupted over a controversial opinion piece in last week’s AJN (“Labor’s abstention explained” 18/01), in which Labor MP Mike Kelly slated the Liberal

Bob Carr

Carr, Hague: ‘All settlements are illegal’

JEWISH leaders have criticised a joint statement by Australian Foreign Minister Bob Carr and his British counterpart William Hague that labels all Israeli settlements illegal. The statement was released

Shimon Peres

Peres takes swipe at Netanyahu

ANALYSIS A MAN of conscience admirably speaking his mind, or a political meddler who doesn’t know when to keep his thoughts to himself? This was the question that resounded

Bob Carr

At it again: Carr rebukes Israel

AUSTRALIA’S Foreign Minister Bob Carr has again rebuked the Israeli government, following its approval of 1500 new housing units in East Jerusalem late last year, describing the move

Bob Carr

Jerusalem defiant as Rotem summoned

FOREIGN Minister Bob Carr (pictured) took the extraordinary step of summoning Israeli Ambassador to Australia Yuval Rotem to the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) earlier this

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