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US, EU, and UN condemn land grab in Jordan Valley

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Published: 23 January 2016

Last updated: 4 March 2024

How new Israeli settlements will lead to more violence – Uri Savir – Al-Monitor 20.01.16
The United States, European Union and Palestinians have condemned an Israeli plan to expand the Etzion settlement bloc that could be the tipping point toward more violence and terror.
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Ramallah readying new UN bid as Ban condemns land expropriation – Raoul Wootlif - The Times of Israel 21.01.16
Government to declare 370 acres near West Bank settlement south of Jericho as state land in largest appropriation since 2014. Israel has previously used an 1858 Ottoman law (under which land which lies fallow for several years could revert to government property) as the legal basis for such moves. PA planning Security Council resolution ‘to ‘stop settlements’; UN Secretary General says Jordan Valley move undermines two-state solution.

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