Australia, Brazil summon Israeli ambassadors over settlement construction
Australia and Brazil join European countries in condemning Israel's decision to expand Jewish settlements in East Jerusalem and the West Bank and withhold tax revenue from the Palestinian Authority.
Australia and Brazil followed European countries on Tuesday and summoned the Israeli ambassadors in their respective capitals to protest Israel's plans for settlement expansion in the E-1 area, between Ma'aleh Adumim and Jerusalem.
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