Angry journalists, who initially boycotted the session, describe subcommittee's claims to be part of a 'witch hunt,' and slam Israel's 'authoritarian' efforts to clamp down on the media.14:27 09.02.16 | 2 comments
makes Israel's occupation and settlement of E. Jerusalem illegal. Despite the fact that Israel does not follow International Law, the rest of the world does. This is why no country other than Israel recognizes Jerusalem as Israel's capital. There is no reference to a 1956 election in the UN Partition Plan. The closest to this is a statement that sometime after October 1958, "The residents the City shall be then free to express by means of a referendum their wishes as to possible modifications of regime of the City"