Do you live in as settlement? I do, Its New York, settled by the Dutch and English,. Followed by the rest of the USA. The Arabs settled the properties of the Jews they expelled from Egypt, Yemen, Iraq, et al. The English settled Australia, Canada, and Northern Ireland. So there are many millions of people living in settlements, just Israel's may be a bit newer and much smaller.
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from the article: Abbas sets conditions for direct talks with Israel