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    • Johnboy
    • 18.09.11 | 13:04 (IDT)

    "So dont call it occupation". Why not? After all, according to Article 42 of the Hague Regulations when an army establishes its authority over a territory = a belligerent occupation.That's exactly what the IDF did in June 1967, and so that's exactly what this is i.e. a belligerent occupation.

    from the article: Israel mulls emergency laws to handle Palestinian riots in West Bank
    First published 00:32 18.09.11 | Last updated 00:32 18.09.11
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