The legality of the settlements: The first thing that I did on entering the Ministry of Foreign Affairs was to arrange the preparation and distribution of a document explaining the legality of the settlements. After years, in which our rights to the territory were ignored, a document which did not only explain our biblical right
The voting patterns of the U.N. member states still perpetuate the old global balance of power, by which the Arab world and the Communist bloc form an automatic majority against Israel. In this term, the Foreign Ministry is fighting a campaign against this crude bias against Israel at the U.N., in parallel to U.S.A.’s activity
It was already in the eighteenth Knesset that I started my battle against the anti-Israeli organizations that act in Israel and abroad under the guise of human rights organizations. Now, I have proposed a bill, together with Ofir Akunis and Robert Ilatov, which would prohibit support from a foreign state, for an Israel political organization.
The foundation for my political vision is the belief in the Jewish people’s right to the Land of Israel. A right that is recognized by international law, starting with the Balfour Declaration, through and including the decision of the League of Nations (the organization that preceded the U.N.O.) stating that the Jewish people have national