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Israeli Settlements Are a Political, Not a Legal Issue – Douglas J. Feith (National Review via Daily Alert)

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Nov. 25, 2019 Israeli Settlements Are a Political, Not a Legal Issue – Douglas J. Feith (National Review) In his statement about the legality of Israel’s West Bank settlements, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo made four main points. First, the settlements are not “inherently illegal.” Second, the West Bank’s fate should be determined through negotiations. Third, […]

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Pompeo Busts the “Occupation” Myth (summaries of 2 articles by Daily Alert, Nov. 20, 2019)

By   /  November 20, 2019  /  History, International, Israel, Israel's legal case, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

Pompeo Busts the “Occupation” Myth – Eugene Kontorovich (Wall Street Journal) Israeli settlements in the West Bank do not violate international law. That is now America’s official view, repudiating the conclusions of a 1978 State Department memorandum. The four-page 1978 memo written by legal adviser Herbert Hansell was hardly a thorough study and cited no precedent […]

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