All settlements in the occupied territories are illegal. Period. The idea of the settlements was to make a viable two state soltuion impossible. The EU has only acted unilaterally because Israel has played the settlement game for years. You cannot keep on building and pretend you want peace. Finally their bluff is being called. There are now half a million settlers in what should become a Palestinian state. Pity Obama did not have the same courage, but with this he may yet discover it.
Netanyahu at Holocaust memorial ceremony: Nazis slandered Jews before destroying them (Haaretz)
from the article: Livni to Sweden: Ditch EU plan on dividing Jerusalem
But while singing the praises of Israeli security coordination with the Palestinian Authority, Yoram Cohen tells the cabinet that Israeli operations are still responsible for thwarting the majority of attacks.18:03 04.05.16 | 0 comments
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