Liberman called on the ruling government coalition led by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to “clarify very clearly, there is no intention to impose Israeli sovereignty.”
Israel’s attorney general told the Supreme Court that he would not defend the so-called Regulation Law, which legalizes some West Bank houses built on privately owned Palestinian land.
The rocket fired late Wednesday night is the at least fifth in the last month and the second this week, including several claimed by an ISIS-backed group operating in the Sinai Peninsula.
Demolitions of the homes in Ofra, which were ordered razed by Israel’s Supreme Court after it was determined they were built on Palestinian-owned land.
The drone was struck Thursday over the Mediterranean Sea, according to reports. Pieces fell into the sea off the coast of Gaza.
The heads of Egypt and Jordan said a solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict must be based on having two states.
An Israeli soldier who shot a downed Palestinian terrorist was sentenced to 18 months in prison. Elor Azaria was convicted of manslaughter and was sentenced Tuesday by a panel of three judges at the Israel Defense Forces headquarters in Tel Aviv.
An Israeli citizen was arrested, accused of plotting bus bombings targeting Israeli soldiers on behalf of the Islamic State.
The survey released Wednesday found that 44 percent of Palestinians back the two-state solution, a decline from 51 percent who supported this approach in a similar survey from June.
Asked about Israeli settlements, Trump said they “don’t help the process. I can say that. There is so much land left. And every time you take land for settlements, there is less land left.”