Supreme Court ruled long ago that settlements may not be built on confiscated private Palestinian land, but move hinges on fact that it was Jordan, not Israel, who confiscated the land.4 comments
Chaim Levinson is a Haaretz correspondent, covering the Jewish settlements in the West Bank.
Previously, he was the Yedioth Ahoronot correspondent for Religious Affairs and the Orthodox communities.
Levinson received his B.A. in Social and Humanities Studies at the Open University and is currently studying for his M.A. in Interdisciplinary Democracy Studies.