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Illegal Outposts

As the Illegal Outpost of Migron Goes, So Goes All of Israel

Lara Friedman | Posted 04.15.2012 | World
Lara Friedman

The fate of Migron, an illegal outpost in the heart of the West Bank, is about to be decided. The implications of this decision are about far more than the future of a handful of settlers in a single outpost.

UN: Israel's Rescue/Relief Hospital in Haiti is an Illegal Outpost

Paul Korda | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Paul Korda

Editor's Note: The following post is satire. Israel has erected a state-of-the art field hospital in Haiti hours after a devastating earthquake shook...

Slapping Obama, or Please God, Keep Israel from Making Peace

Bradley Burston | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Bradley Burston

Everyone who lives here is a hostage. We know it, even if we are often surprised anew by the specific people who are currently holding us hostage, staving off progress toward a future peace.

Outpost Watch: Obama's Future Minefield -- and Netanyahu's

Bradley Burston | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Bradley Burston

West Bank settlements were built to be explicit, intentional, physical, literal obstacles to any peace process that would include ceding West Bank land to Palestinians.

Israel Talks Of Removing Illegal Outposts After Nudge From Bush

New York Times | STEVEN ERLANGER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Pressed by President Bush to keep promises to destroy illegal settler outposts, Israeli leaders said Friday that they hoped to take action after his v...