Israel legalises settler homes on private Palestinian land
The law, which prevents the government from demolishing the homes, comes less than a week after police forcibly evacuated the Amona outpost.
At the start of their meeting, May told Netanyahu that the British government is committed to a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. The decision extended the injunction against the installation of the caravans ordered the week before. To assign the entire West Bank to one side or the other in the Palestinian-Israeli dispute, as the newspaper has done in a number of articles this autumn and earlier this winter, ignores worldwide agreements signed by both parties that assert the status of the land is to be negotiated.
"We will vote against the law and do all of our efforts to stop it", Touma-Suliman said.
Bill allows Israel to declare private Palestinian land state property.
Attorney-General Avichai Mandelblit has said some of the bill's provisions are illegal and he can't defend them against court challenges.
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"This law forces the Palestinian to rethink their relations with Israel, but first and foremost, it requires the world to work against Israel's destructiveness and that of Netanyahu's government that ignores the entire world and worldwide law", Zomlot added, saying that "it seems like the Palestinians have lost now, in the short term, but in the long term we well all lose because of this policy".
After a day of back-and-forth on whether the vote would take place at all, the bill went before lawmakers at 10.30 p.m., receiving 60 votes in favor to just 52 against. "I said that I will act according to our national interest". The organization also said the measure was "a slap in the face of the global community". The White House said new construction "may not be helpful" in achieving peace.
Up until now, Netanyahu had every reason to believe that his agenda to colonize Palestinian land would meet with unhesitating approval from the Trump administration, whose core team on Israel-senior adviser and Trump son-in-law Jared Kushner, Trump's designee to lead global negotiations Jason Greenblatt, and Trump's nominee to be ambassador to Israel David Friedman-are all staunch backers of Israeli settlements.
Peace Now, a left-leaning group promoting the two-state solution, also criticized passage.
The so-called "Regulation Bill" applies to around 4,000 settlement homes in the West Bank for which settlers could prove ignorance that they had built on privately owned land and had received encouragement from the Israeli state to do so.
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The official said that no individual or entity which had sanctions dropped under the JCPOA was impacted by Friday's new sanctions. Iran criticized the move, saying it would not allow its domestic security to become the focus of worldwide debate.
He also laid out a rough timeline for the massive project, saying he hoped the wall would be completed within the next two years. The plan is to build the wall where it's needed first and then fill it in, Kelly believed.
Following public pressure, New Zealand's government on Wednesday released 145 pages of documents revealing details of the deal. Mr Lees-Galloway is also criticising the timing of the release of the documents about how Mr Thiel was granted citizenship.
Yesterday's incident came on the very day that Paris was submitting its formal bid dossier to host the 2024 Summer Olympics. French President Francois Hollande says there's "no doubt" that the attack was of a " terrorist nature".
Mr Trump and his national security adviser Michael Flynn did not elaborate on what retaliatory actions the U.S. could pursue. Administration officials said they were not accusing Iran of violating the nuclear agreement with its recent missile test.
Ollie , a 25-pound female bobcat , went missing this morning from her enclosure at the Washington, D.C., zoo. Zoo staff are keeping the area around the exhibit closed, since the bobcat will likely hide from humans.
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