Anti-settlement people brand the settlements as illegal in accordance with the 4th Geneva Convention and international law. However, even a superficial review of the relevant elements of international law demonstrates than this interpretation of the Geneva Convention is a typical example of Orwellian "doublespeak". It is precisely international law, the Geneva Convention, and relevant UN resolutions that define these settlements as legal.
Four rebels, two Indian soldiers killed after gun battle in Kashmir (AP)
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