Jewish settlers control large areas of Palestinian land not only through manipulation of laws but also through harrassment and threats of violence. I have been in the West Bank and have seen how the settlers dominate through threats. Even their children will harrass Palestinian children and elderly. Palestine cannot be free as long as settlers remain.
Obama to meet with Jordan's King Abdullah in White House later this month (Reuters)
from the article: Rights group: Israeli settlements control 42 percent of West Bank