Notwithstanding that Israel unilaterally annexes Gilo and expands the boundaries of Jerusalem to include Gilo, it remains occupied territory, and Israel continues to act as a classic colonial usurper. Any defense of Israeli behavior is untenable. This expansion of settlements is a clear indication of Israel's lack of desire to effectuate any legitimate peace.
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from the article: EU, Obama: Settlement construction could threaten peace progress