Mark Lincoln, have you even read the 4-th Geneva ? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Darth Zaider (Ed)
    • 14.11.09 | 02:02 (IST)

    There is no mention of WB, Gaza or Middle East for that matter. The convention defines as illegal the population transfers when the authority passed from the original legal power to the occupying power. The UNSC resolutions dealing with Israeli occupation decreed that the 4-th Geneva applies to the Territories for the reasons of protection from belligerent occupation of local population. That does not equal to the position that the settlements are illegal. You can read commentaries by international legal experts that are plentiful on the web. However, it is pretty clear that you are not one of the legal experts.

    from the article: Top U.S. official: We won't accept partial settlement freeze
    First published 15:25 13.11.09 | Last updated 19:23 13.11.09
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