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“The economic deterioration in both Gaza and West Bank can no longer be counteracted by foreign aid, which has been in steady decline."
The law passed on the same evening that Israel got into an exchange of statement with the US over Washington's position on possible Israeli annexation goals.
According to the World Bank, unemployment in the West Bank in 2016 stood at around 18%.
Rightly or wrongly, it is a fact that around 400,000 Israeli citizens live in the West Bank, and they should not have fewer rights than Israelis living within the Green Line.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
The IDF maintains that it limits the movement of Palestinians in the West Bank for security purposes, such as preventing attacks against Israelis.
By ADAM RASGON
Outgoing chief West Bank prosecutor Maurice Hirsch reveals his views on an expected Hamas
takeover in the West Bank, war and peace, his audacious lawyering and British soccer.
In 1971, the IDF issued an order empowering private contractors to perform searches and seizures, and use “any reasonable measure” to arrest Palestinians.
Munib al-Masri, 82, is the wealthiest Palestinian in the West Bank and Gaza Strip.
By ADAM RASGON,UDI SHAHAM
Hamed will make the move from running the Civil Claims Division in the Defense Ministry, doubtlessly as part of an attempt to improve the West Bank prosecution’s image.
There are those frustrated with the growing nationalism and extremism within Israeli society who pin their hopes on the involvement of the international community.
By JESSICA MONTELL
The 2012 municipal elections, which Hamas boycotted, took place only in the West Bank. Voter turnout stood at 54 percent, much lower than the 75 percent in the 2006 parliamentary elections.
Homes should be built to allow for thousands of new residents to live in all parts of the city, Galant says.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Voting takes place only if multiple lists are submitted, meaning that there might be no voting at all in the majority of locales.
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