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"The Occupying Power shall not deport or transfer parts of its own civilian population into the territory it occupies."
Article 49, paragraph 6, Fourth Geneva Convention, 1949

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Israeli settlers have attempted to abduct two Palestinian children in the village of Madma to the south of the West Bank city of Nablus, Quds Press has reported. A member of the village council Talaat Ziyadeh said that a group of settlers descended from the illegal settlement of Yitzhar, raided the village and ...
The bill, sponsored by the Defense Ministry, states that the government will be able to use any withheld funds for infrastructure work "for the benefit of residents of Judea and Samaria," as the West Bank is known in Hebrew. The bill's explanatory notes say this provision is intended "for the benefit of the entire ...

A Palestinian man was shot and killed after a stabbing attack on an Israeli guard outside an illegal settlement in the occupied West Bank city of Hebron. According to the Israeli army, Hamza Zaamara drove up on Wednesday morning to the entrance of the Karmei Tzur settlement, built on Palestinian lands ...
A spokesperson for the Israeli army told Al Jazeera it was investigating and could not confirm the reports. The Israeli settler was killed on Monday in a stabbing attack outside the illegal settlement of Ariel, in the northern West Bank. Israeli soldiers launched a manhunt for the suspect in the area early on ...
An Israeli settler has been stabbed and killed in a knife attack outside an illegal settlement in the occupied West Bank. The attack in the district of Salfit on Monday afternoon, on the main road near the Ariel settlement, was reportedly carried out by a Palestinian man who fled the scene, according to Israeli ...
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Transportation Minister Israel Katz inaugurated a new road on Tuesday that connects illegal settlements east of the occupied West Bank city of Qalqiliya, Israeli media reported. The road, which was given the name of Nabi Elias, is for use by Jews only.

"The Israeli authorities are pursuing a scorched-earth policy as part of their plan to expand settlements [in the West Bank]," the report read. The scope of settler attacks on Palestinians and their property, it added, had "expanded to include farmers and olive trees throughout the West Bank". According to the ...
Zijlstra argued that since these particular activities took place within the "1967 border" they did not violate the Dutch government's policy of discouraging activities related to Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank. The foreign minister said the embassy was aware of the Dutch government policy of ...
New Israeli statistics have shown that the number of Jewish settlers living in the occupied West Bank reached 435,708 living in 150 illegal settlements at the ... This number did not include the settlers living in occupied East Jerusalem, the Israeli Interior Ministry's population Immigration and Border Authority ...
Israeli occupation authorities distributed eviction and demolition notices Monday to Palestinians in Khillat al-Nakhla village in the West Bank city of ... got a ruling by an Israeli court which stresses his ownership of the land, noting that he turned to the court after attempts by Israeli Jewish settlers to steal it.
Israeli security forces get orders in Bethlehem, West Bank, as Palestinians protest U.S. President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital. ... All the while Israel is eating away at Palestinian land it occupies through relentless and illegal settlement activity to render the possibility of a future ...
New Israeli statistics have shown that the number of Jewish settlers living in the occupied West Bank reached 435,708 living in 150 illegal settlements at the start of 2018, Israeli media reported on Sunday. This number did not include the settlers living in occupied East Jerusalem, the Israeli Interior Ministry's ...
New Israeli statistics have shown that the number of Jewish settlers living in the occupied West Bank reached 435,708 living in 150 illegal settlements at the start of 2018, Israeli media reported on Sunday. This number did not include the settlers living in occupied East Jerusalem, the Israeli Interior Ministry's ...
Damascus, Syria (07:25 PM) - The US embassy used the occasion of Vice President Mike Pence's speech to the Israeli parliament on Monday as an excuse to send official invitations to illegal West Bank and Jewish-only settlement advocacy groups and members of messianic and religious extremist ...
The Palestinian American women's Association cited in a post on facebook Johansson's "unapologetic support of illegal settlements in the West Bank, a human rights violation recognized by the international community whose calls only led to a reaffirmation of her position, sending a clear message that ...
Germany late Friday expressed concern over Israel's approval of thousands of new housing units for Jewish settlers in the occupied West Bank. "We note the plans to extend Israeli settlements in the West Bank with great concern," the country's foreign ministry said in a written statement. In the statement, the ...
A group of Jewish settlers used stones to attack vehicles belonging to Palestinians in Nablus city's Havara check-point in occupied West Bank on Friday. According to information by local sources, Jewish settlers' attacks also took place in some other regions of the occupied West Bank, including Hamra ...

The non-binding vote by the decision-making committee of Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu's Likud party called on its MPs "to spread Israeli sovereignty over Judea and Samaria (the occupied West Bank)". Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas strongly condemned the vote and criticised the United ...
Members of the Likud Central Committee voted on Sunday in favour of imposing Israeli sovereignty over illegal settlements in the occupied West Bank. The resolution is non-binding for cabinet ministers but carries some political force within the party of Benjamin Netanyahu, the Israeli prime minister.
The general media narrative will have you believe that Gilo, the Israeli settlement in East Jerusalem, and other illegal colonies in Palestine are simply "neighbourhoods" and that the West Bank is not occupied, but "contested" or "disputed". Palestinians with Israeli citizenship are simply "Israeli Arabs".
Israel's Channel 10 said the planned construction was part of the so-called "Greater Jerusalem Bill", which aims to annex illegal settlements in the occupied West Bank to the Israeli-defined boundaries of the city of Jerusalem. The bill was meant to be voted on in October by a ministerial committee before ...
More than half a million Jewish settlers inhabit the West Bank as a whole. "The West Bank would be severed in half, making a contiguous Palestinian State impossible." To understand why East Jerusalem and its environs are so critical to the fate of the Israeli-Palestinian peace process, some background: ...
'They Took Over Like ISIS': religious war in West Bank Town Shows Not All Jewish Settlers Were Created Equal .... December 2, when a group of so-called hilltop youths from other locales arrived outside Migdalim with the intention of provoking the residents of Qusra, and confronted Israeli soldiers there.
Jared Kushner Failed to Disclose He Led a Foundation Funding Illegal Israeli settlements Before U.N. Vote ... to sway a United Nations Security Council vote against an anti-settlement resolution passed just before Donald Trump took office, which condemned the structure of West Bank settlements.
The dailies reported that Hamzeh Yousef Zamaareh, 19, from Halhoul, north of Hebron, was killed by an Israeli security guard following an alleged ... Al-Quds and al-Ayyam said Palestinians foiled Israeli Jewish settlers' attempt to kidnap two Palestinian children from Madama village, southwest of Nablus.
Al-Ayyam and al-Hayat al-Jadida added that Israeli forces launched large-scale manhunt for the alleged assailant. According to Al-Quds and al-Hayat al-Jadida, Israeli Jewish settlers hurled stones at Palestinian vehicles in the northern West Bank, injuring several people. They added that Israeli forces ...
Jerusalem, January 26, 2018 (WAFA) - Israeli Jewish settlers overnight spray-painted anti-Palestinian Graffiti on walls and torched a Palestinian-owned vehicle after raiding East Jerusalem neighborhood of Beit Safafa. Settlers reportedly spray-painted "death to the Arabs" and "price tag" graffiti in ...
Ramallah, January 22, 2018 (WAFA) - Israeli forces and Jewish settlers' raids across the West Bank and President Mahmoud Abbas' visit to the European ... Member of the Palestine Liberation Organization's (PLO) Executive Committee Zakaria al-Agha was reported in al-Hayat al-Jadida describing the ...
Updated | U.S. ambassador to Israel David Friedman requested that the State Department no longer refer to the West Bank as "occupied" by Israel, ... However, the department said the Israeli report was incorrect and attempting to divert from the Trump Administration's efforts to broker peace in the region.
Jewish settlers stormed a Palestinian school in the Israeli-occupied West Bank on Thursday morning and assaulted students and teachers, according to a prominent Palestinian official. Ghassan Daghlas, the Palestinian Authority official in charge of tracking Israeli settlement expansion in the northern West ...
Israel yesterday approved a budget of $11 million to fund illegal Jewish only settlements in the occupied West Bank, Haaretz reported. The Cabinet's decision came one day after Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met with a group of extremist rabbis who requested settlements be given priority.
A bulldozer belonging to Israeli authority demolishes three building of Palestinians in the Masafer Yatta neighbourhood of southern Hebron, West Bank, .... a senior Palestinian official, said the forthcoming UNHRC list of companies is an "important step" in the campaign against the illegal settlements.
Fasfous pointed out that the gate is located in the middle of the wall that runs through Anata, and separates it from the nearby illegal settlement of ... sovereignty over Area C -- the more than 60 percent of the occupied West Bank under full Israeli control -- where all of Israel's illegal settlements are built or ...
Bringing these settlements together means including all the areas between them, where it had previously been impossible to construct. Practically, this means expanding these illegal settlements, the Israeli website commented, noting that up to $30m will be invested in the development of the new 'city'.
Jared Kushner Failed to Disclose He Led a Foundation Funding Illegal Israeli settlements Before U.N. Vote ... to sway a United Nations Security Council vote against an anti-settlement resolution passed just before Donald Trump took office, which condemned the structure of West Bank settlements.
Clashes erupted between Israeli forces and Palestinians in a village located in the southern occupied West Bank district of Hebron, after Israeli forces ... groves, south of the village, expressing their condemnation of the killing of a Palestinian farmer by Israeli Jewish settlers in Nablus-district village of Qusra.
Deceit and conceit were on full display at the Chatham House earlier this month, when Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu dropped in for a chat. ... It expands illegal settlements in occupied Palestine, tightens its security grip on the West Bank, and issues new humiliating preconditions for any ...
To the casual visitor or tourist driving through the occupied West Bank or Jerusalem, Israeli settlements may appear as just another set of houses on a hill. ... The movement, citing the biblical belief that God promised Palestine to the Jews, began to buy land there and build settlements to strengthen their ...
On Balfour centenary, UK urges Israel to end illegal settlements ... British Prime Minister Theresa May (L) poses with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin ... for "the establishment in Palestine of a national home for the Jewish people." ... Effigies of May and Balfour were set ablaze in the West Bank city of Nablus, ...
... the Israeli government is emboldened to continue its illegal settlement expansion. In recent months, the situation in Palestine has deteriorated considerably. ... annex some of the West Bank's largest illegal settlements to Jerusalem. ... The bill's intention, according to its authors Israeli Knesset minister ...
Israeli army disperses West Bank anti-settlement rally ... weekly demonstrations to protest Israel's illegal settlement activities and the separation ...
Palestinian dead, sister wounded by Israel soldier in West Bank ... Israeli occupation forces this morning opened fire on a Palestinian driver near the illegal settlement of Halamish to the west of the occupied West Bank city of Ramallah, ... Palestinians forced to travel along roads near illegal settlements often ...
"Given that the final status of the West Bank territories is the concern of ... run by the Israeli federation in Palestine's internationally recognised ...
The Israeli settlement of Abraham Avino surrounded by Palestinian houses (top) and a ... Palestinian autonomy in parts of the West Bank, but not independence, and said the territory could hold one or two million additional Jewish settlers. ... From their standpoint, that's just 22 percent of Palestine," he said.
Israeli authorities have approved plans to build around 1,292 new units, ... 230 illegal settlements in the Palestinian Territories of West Bank and ...
Israel reportedly bans Muslim call to prayer in occupied West Bank ... of the occupied West Bank on grounds that it "made Jewish settlers uncomfortable. ... Currently, there are over 400 Israeli settlements in the West Bank. ... Fatah, Hamas reach agreement on unity gov't rule in Palestine's Gaza in Cairo ...
Israeli authorities have sealed off the occupied West Bank and the ... on September 26 in Har Adar, an illegal settlement in the West Bank.
A Palestinian opened fire on Israeli guards and Border police forces outside ... Har Adar, an Israeli settlement near Jerusalem in the West Bank.
The dailies reported that Israeli Jewish settlers forced their way into the courtyard of the Dome of the Rock. They added Jordan has protested to Israel and ... Al-Quds added Israeli forces detained a number of Palestinians during multiple raids across the West Bank. Al-Ayyam reported that the Palestinian ...
A Palestinian man was killed Thursday by Jewish settlers near the northern West Bank city of Nablus, according to a Palestinian official. "Mahmoud Ouda, 48, was shot in the chest while working his land in the village of Kasra near Nablus," Ghassan Daghlas, a Palestinian official in charge of settlement ...


 

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