Cost of settlements and army - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Matthew. E
    • 28.10.13 | 03:23 (IST)

    Good points, I do believe I read some where that upto a third of Israeli government spending is to the Military, Something that few other nations spend upto. Should be noted that because Israel has not annexed the West Bank then that territory is technically part of the to be formed Palestinian state. Because they have not annexed it it is illegal to build settlements there full stop, No loop holes.

    from the article: Israel is a prisoner to its settlements
    First published 02:38 27.10.13 | Last updated 02:38 27.10.13
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