New Zealand Is a Colonialist State Founded on the Theft of Maori Land – Liel Leibovitz (Tablet)
New Zealand introduced the resolution in the UN Security Council that pronounced settlements to be illegal.
New Zealanders are no strangers to settlements. In 1831, there were fewer than 1,000 Europeans living in New Zealand among the local Maori tribes. These Europeans had neither historical attachment nor any legal claim to the land.
Eventually, Maori sovereignty in their ancestral homeland was effectively eliminated.
See also The Occupiers Who Voted Against Israel – Alan Dershowitz (Gatestone Institute)
Votes in favor of the anti-Israel UN resolution were cast by Russia, which has occupied Konigsberg since 1945, after capturing that ancient German city, ethnically cleansing its population, and bringing in hundreds of thousands of Russian settlers; China, which has occupied Tibet and brought in thousands of Chinese settlers; France, which occupied and settled Algeria for many years; and Great Britain, which has occupied and colonized a significant portion of the globe.
(Click on the title of either article to see the whole article…Ed.)