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"The LORD said unto Abram ... 'I will make of thee a great nation, and I will bless thee ...
And I will bless them that bless thee, and curse him that curseth thee: and in thee shall all families of the earth be blessed
(Genesis 12:1-3)

"Thus saith the LORD God of Israel ... 'The LORD liveth ... which led the seed of the house of Israel out of the north country,
and from all countries whither I had driven them; and they shall dwell in their own land
(Jeremiah 23:2,8)

"Behold, He that keepeth Israel shall neither slumber nor sleep" (Psalm 121:1-4)

The Occupied Territories

Articles and Videos

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Palestinians and Settlements: Two Lies Fueling the Islamic Intifada, Part 2  (16 October 2015)

"We hear ad nauseam from the media, politicos, and Middle east 'experts' that the West Bank (Judea-Samaria) settlements are the obstacle to peace. The rhetoric continues, that supposed peace would be possible if Israel would cease to build settlements. ... Just a few of the details, for your consideration..."


The Truth About 'The Occupation' and 'The Settlements'  (31 August 2010)


"The pro-Palestinian propaganda machine has succeeded in stigmatizing the Israeli occupation and the settlements. Time and again we hear about the 'brutal occupation' and the 'illegal settlements'. We rarely hear the truth in opposition to these lies..."


Is Israel Occupying the West Bank?  (10/20 June 2007)


"The term 'occupation' is defined in article 42 of the Hague Regulations, where it states that 'territory is considered occupied when it is actually placed under the authority of the hostile army and the occupation extends only to the territory where such authority has been established and can be exercised'. The premise of Article 42 is that the territory in question belongs to the Occupied Hostile State which lost this territory in a war with the Occupying State..."


Who Is At Fault?  (14 July 2006)

"Next June will mark the 40th anniversary of the Six Day War.  For four decades we have been told that the cause of the anger, violence and terror against Israel is its occupation of the territories seized in that war.  End the occupation and the 'cycle of violence' ceases..."


West Bank Rocket War  (12 July 2006)


"While Israeli towns near the Gaza Strip have been contending with almost daily missile attacks, Palestinian rockets will now also be launched regularly on the other side of the country aimed at Jewish communities a few miles from Tel Aviv and Jerusalem..."


Big Lies: Demolishing the Myths of the Propaganda War Against Israel  (Chapter 3)  (2005)


"Besides the refugee problem, the two most prominent issues in the Arab propaganda war against Israel are the alleged Jewish occupation of Arab lands and the existence of Israeli settlements in the West Bank and Gaza Strip..."


What Occupied Territories?  (July 2002 / 3 October 2004)


"No term has dominated the discourse of the Palestinian-Israeli conflict more than 'occupation'.  For decades now, hardly a day has passed without some mention in the international media of Israel's supposedly illegitimate presence on Palestinian lands..."


Occupation? Whose Occupation?  (No Date)


"The word 'occupation' has been used for many years now to describe the rule of Israel in Judea and Samaria (known as the 'West Bank') and the Gaza district which Israel took from the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan and from Egypt respectively in the course of the Six Day War in 1967..."





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Elizabeth McDonald