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U.N. rights expert: Israel depriving Palestinians of clean water

18 March 2019

GENEVA, March 18 (Reuters) - Israel is depriving millions of Palestinians of access to a regular supply of clean water while stripping their land of minerals “in an apparent act of pillage”, a United Nations human rights investigator said on Monday. Michael Lynk, U.N. special rapporteur on human…

Israel eats up more Palestinian land rights in Hebron

15 September 2017

HEBRON, Israel — Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman granted Aug. 29 hundreds of Jewish settlers in settlements in the Old City of Hebron independence from the city’s municipality affiliated with the Palestinian Authority (PA). His decision raised Palestinian public and official ire due to…

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Israel: "Law Seizing Palestinian Property Fits International Standards"

21 August 2017

The legislation retroactively authorizes some 4,000 illegal settlers homes built on private Palestinian property while financially compensation the Palestinian land owners. The Settlements Regulation Law which seizes private Palestinian property meets both Israeli and international legal standards,…