"that halting construction has been misrepresented as an Israeli concession while in fact international law requires it" - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Neil
    • 22.02.11 | 10:03 (IST)

    So the real required pre-condition is that Settlement building does not go ahead. Part of resolution 377 says that with a vote of 7 members of the Security Council or a majority of the General Assembly an emergency session of the General Assembly can be called (ie much sooner that September). The Resolution can be put and sanctions can be placed on Israel for not stopping settlement building as required by law. Come on Abbas, take it to the General Assembly or get 7 members of the Security Council to back you.

    from the article: The UN is ripe for advancing the Palestinian agenda
    First published 01:50 22.02.11 | Last updated 01:50 22.02.11
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