EU Diplomatic Row Could Cost West Bank Factories

Danish Foreign Minister is pushing an initiative to require EU stores to mark products as made in settlements, rather than made in Israel.

Factories located in West Bank settlements may find themselves in the European Union’s crosshairs as member states weigh actions to flag their disapprovals of Israel’s settlement-expansion plans.

While no measures have been implemented, Danish Foreign Minister Villy Sovndal is pushing an initiative to require EU stores to mark products as made in settlements, rather than made in Israel.

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