Stressing that there is no alternative to a two-State solution, Barack Obama said that he has said this to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
Israel has settled some 600,000 of its citizens in the West Bank and east Jerusalem – occupied territories claimed by the Palestinians for a future independent state.
The bill was passed in its first reading and requires two more before becoming law, said a statement from Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked, one of its sponsors.
The West Bank village was put on lockdown after Tel Aviv shooting which killed four Israelis and wounded five others.
Over the last eight months, Palestinians have carried out dozens of attacks on Israelis, mostly stabbings, shootings and car ramming assaults.
Palestinians temporarily barred from entering Israel after two Palestinian gunmen opened fire in central Tel Aviv on Wednesday night, killing three people and wounding at least five others.
Israel has always considered Ramadan permits to Palestinians as a goodwill gesture on their part
The Government of India described the upcoming visit of Prime Minister Indira Gandhi to Soviet Union as “a further step in the consolidation of relations in accordance with the aspirations of the two peoples.”
The injured Israelis were taken to hospital for treatment, a statement issued by the Army said without giving further details about their condition.
Abu Khdeir was kidnapped by Ben-David and two young accomplices from Israeli-annexed east Jerusalem on July 2,
2014 and beaten.
The military prosecution said that the soldier “acted in contrast to the rules of opening fire and without any operational justification.”
The military has arrested a soldier and opened an investigation into what it said appeared to be a “grave breach” of its values.
COGAT confirmed on Wednesday that about 580 acres near the West Bank city of Jericho were declared government land.
Hanan Al Hroub beat India’s Robin Chaurasiya and eight other finalists, to bag the Varkey Foundation’s prize at the star-studded ceremony in Dubai on Sunday night.
The successive attacks on Monday were the latest in a six-month long wave of Israeli-Palestinian violence that has shown no signs of abating.