Obama's peace pace has been far too slow, favoring Israel - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • 22.09.09 | 07:57 (IDT)

    There is only one issue regarding peace progress: Israel's relentless violations of international law to which Israel owes her very existence. Obama now needs to lay down that law, namely to enforce it on Israel: UN Charter, 4th Geneva Convention abolish land grab via war ?The evidence strongly suggests that Israel is determined to create facts on the ground amounting to de facto annexation. Annexation of this kind, known as conquest in international law, is prohibited by the Charter of the United Nations and the Fourth Geneva Convention,? he adds, calling for it to be condemned as unlawful annexation. http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=8409&Cr=middle&Cr1=east See also "Defending the West" by James Gow, 2005, pg. 50 in Google books. Google "territorial expansion" with "United Nations".

    from the article: Israel should learn from U.S. how to pace diplomacy
    First published 01:33 22.09.09 | Last updated 10:42 22.09.09
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