Settlements

Palestinian Ambassador to the United Nations Riyad Mansour at the United Nations in New York, U.S.,
Palestinians warn of apartheid, one state with new settler housing plans

“Israel’s calls for 'peace' should not be trusted.”

Has Israel traded the settlements to arrive at Iran’s shores? - analysis

Israel’s UAE vote was also about Iran and the end of the arms embargo

Has Israel traded the settlements to arrive at Iran’s shores? - analysis

Israel’s UAE vote was also about Iran and the end of the arms embargo

Settlements
Israel denies visas to UN human rights staff after settlement blacklist

The UN published its controversial database of 112 businesses operating in east Jerusalem, the Golan Heights and Judea and Samaria in February, the first list of its kind about any country.

Israel advances plans for 3,122 settler homes on day of Israel-UAE vote

The approvals took place as the Knesset passed a historical peace deal with the United Arab Emirates, which had required Israel to suspend West Bank annexation.

A general view picture shows the Israeli settlement of Efrat (L) in the Gush Etzion settlement block
Israel pushes forward with plans for 2,166 settler homes in West Bank

Until Wednesday, settlers had feared that settlement plans would also be frozen, but the advancement of plans assuaged some of those fears.

Palestinians and settlers clash outside of Yitzhar

The IDF said the video was taken at the end of the incident and showed only a fraction of the events that had unfolded.

THE SETTLEMENT of Elazar, 18 km. south of Jerusalem, as it looked last week.
Palestinian entrepreneur: UAE, Bahrain should stop Israeli settlements

Most countries view the settlements that Israel has built on occupied land as illegal. Israel disputes this.

By REUTERS
05/10/2020
Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu gives a press statement at the PM's office in Jerusalem, o
Netanyahu may end de facto settler freeze, allow plans for 5,000 homes

The move comes in the aftermath of a Channel 12 poll that showed Netanyahu’s Likud party had dropped to 29 mandates, compared to the 36 mandates it had received in the March elections.

Has Netanyahu lost to Gantz as he flip-flops on settlers, slides in polls?

Analysis - In a strange turn of events it is now Gantz who has appealed to Netanyahu not to freeze planning for new settlement construction.

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