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    • Alan Smith
    • 30.12.09 | 19:38 (IST)

    The Anglo-American accord expired along with the British mandate, and the supreme court of Israel accepted that fact in 1950, when it ruled that it's boundaries are those specified in UNGAR181. Apart from that, the International Court of Justice ruled that the the settlements are illegal and a violation of article 49 of the fourth Geneva Convention in 2004.

    from the article: Israel approves new building plan for West Bank settlement
    First published 11:35 30.12.09 | Last updated 16:14 30.12.09
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