Following Rift Over Horizon 2020 Israel to Compensate Settlers Financially Harmed by EU Funding Ban

Israel and EU reach compromise over Horizon 2020 scientific cooperation pact, threatened by the EU's new guidelines barring funding for scientific research beyond the Green Line.

Israel will compensate settlers and settler institutions that suffer financial damage from the European Union's ban on transferring scientific research funding beyond the Green Line, Haaretz has learned.

Israel accepted the ban on Tuesday during a marathon series of phone calls between Justice Minister Tzipi...