Explained: Israeli Settlements — altahrir, news of Islam, Muslims, Arab Spring and special Palestine

Article of September 25, 2016 By Ben White Israeli settlements are always in the news – but what exactly are they, and what is their significance? Soon after Israel conquered the West Bank and Gaza Strip in June 1967, Israeli authorities began to establish civilian colonies – settlements – in the newly-occupied territory. Initially small in […]

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