PLO calls for emergency UNSC meeting on settlements

By JPOST.COM STAFF
June 30, 2012 19:14

The PLO Executive Committee on Saturday called on the UN Security Council to hold an emergency meeting on Israel's building of settlements in the West Bank and east Jerusalem, AFP reported.

"The PLO Executive Committee has decided to call for the Security Council to convene an urgent meeting to discuss settlements," the committee said after a meeting in Ramallah.

"We have decided to undertake contacts with all international blocs for the Security Council to adopt a resolution against settlements and for them to be stopped," it said after the meeting in which Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas took part.


Related Content

Breaking news
April 21, 2018
Trump says progress being made by all, after N. Korea vow to stop nuclear tests

By REUTERS

Israel Weather
  • 14 - 25
    Beer Sheva
    16 - 22
    Tel Aviv - Yafo
  • 12 - 21
    Jerusalem
    15 - 21
    Haifa
  • 19 - 36
    Elat
    17 - 28
    Tiberias