Decision effects all Israelis and Jewish community, and not restricted to a minority of settlers... - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Smadar
    • 21.10.12 | 14:12 (IST)

    Once again, to reiterate the legal connotations of the Israeli Government attempting to legalize settlements in the West Bank - it violates not only international laws according to the Fourth Geneva Convention, it's also violating United Nations resolutions which clearly state such action is an outright breach and more importantly, counters the Israeli Government's decision through the Sasson Report (2005) which declared all settlement activities are " blatant violation of the law" and that means Israeli law. The settlers' morality does not transcend the overall Jewish community's morality - sorry. It doesn't work that way and they know it.

    from the article: Netanyahu: AG's objections hold up approval of report on West Bank outposts
    First published 12:27 21.10.12 | Last updated 12:27 21.10.12
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