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In the Occupied West Bank, half a million Israelis live in over a hundred settlements built on Palestinian land. The government of Israel says it has a right to build these settlements; the rest of the world disagrees. Find out why Israelis choose to live on occupied land, how they affect Palestinians, and why, despite international condemnation, the settlements continue to grow. Watch more on Israel and Palestine here: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLZd3QRtSy5LNqTTQagN3IgbqVPtEIQOp1 Subscribe for more videos: http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCV3Nm3T-XAgVhKH9jT0ViRg?sub_confirmation=1 Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/ajplus Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ajplusenglish Learn more about AJ+: http://www.ajplus.net/
United Nations Security Council Resolution #2334 is worded in a way that creates some very odd results. Yes, the Western Wall is now an "illegal settlement," and any Israeli activity there is a "flagrant violation of international law." Cover image: Zack Wajsgras/Flash90 with modifications by HonestReporting
The maps that explain the settlers You can watch a more comprehensive history of the Israel-Palestine here : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iRYZjOuUnlU Subscribe to our channel! http://goo.gl/0bsAjO Special thanks for B'Tselem for the use of their mapping data. Vox.com is a news website that helps you cut through the noise and understand what's really driving the events in the headlines. Check out http://www.vox.com to get up to speed on everything from Kurdistan to the Kim Kardashian app. Check out our full video catalog: http://goo.gl/IZONyE Follow Vox on Twitter: http://goo.gl/XFrZ5H Or on Facebook: http://goo.gl/U2g06o
Israeli forces began clearing an illegal Jewish settlement in Palestinian territory in the West Bank on Wednesday. Despite the government’s announcement of new settlement plans, the evacuations of the outpost of Amona were met with protests. Photo: Reuters Subscribe to the WSJ channel here: http://bit.ly/14Q81Xy More from the Wall Street Journal: Visit WSJ.com: http://www.wsj.com Follow WSJ on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/wsjvideo Follow WSJ on Google+: https://plus.google.com/+wsj/posts Follow WSJ on Twitter: https://twitter.com/WSJvideo Follow WSJ on Instagram: http://instagram.com/wsj Follow WSJ on Pinterest: http://www.pinterest.com/wsj/
Israel Is Not an “Occupier” International law defines “occupation” as one power occupying the lands of a foreign sovereign. In Israel's case, Israel is not occupying any foreign sovereign’s land; Israel entered the area known as the West Bank in 1967 and took over the authority to administer the land from Jordan, which was never considered to be a sovereign in the area. In actual fact, Israel and the Jewish people have got claims to the area that go far back into history. Anybody who reads the Bible can appreciate the fact that there is a very solid historic legal basis to the claim of Israel with respect to the territories and therefore Israel considers the territories not to be occupied, not to be Palestinian, but as in dispute. We appreciate that the Palestinians also have claims w...
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The small agricultural village of Atwanni held a commemoration day for international activist killed in Palestine. During the commemoration we planted olive trees near the illegal settlements that sit on Palestinian land and had great food and tea. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Yahya.Vermz Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/yahyaaitabi/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/Aitabi
The agricultural district of Salfit, about 25 miles north of Jerusalem, is facing health and environmental problems throughout its villages because of a constant stream of sewage from nearby illegal Israeli settlements, most notably Barkan and Ariel settlements which also hold illegal factory developments. See the below video with photos and video taken on a recent visit to Salfit by solidarity activists.
Despite Palestinian and international condemnation, Israel has gone forth with the construction of a new illegal settlement in the occupied West Bank. https://videosenglish.telesurtv.net/video/664636/israel-begins-construction-of-illegal-settlement/
Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says he will not abide by the UN Security Council resolution demanding an end to illegal settlements on occupied Palestinian land. AT TWENTY MINUTES PAST THE HOUR ARMS WENT UP IN THE AIR- THAT OF THE US AMBASSADOR STAYED DOWN---- AND TO AN UNUSUAL ROUND OF APPLAUSE RESOLUTION 2334 WAS PASSED – JUST BEFORE THE VOTE SAMANTHA POWER WAS SEEN USHERING THE ISRAELI AMBASSADOR INTO A ROOM ADJACENT TO THE COUNCIL CHAMBER- IT APPEARS SHE WANTED TO INFORM HIM IN PRIVATE OF THE RARE US DECISION TO WITHOLD ITS VETO- FORKNOWLEDGE THAT DID NOT TEMPER THE ISRAELI REACTION- DANNY DANON: ISRAELI AMBASSADOR TO THE UN: BY VOTING YES IN FAVOR OF THIS RESOLUTION YOU HAVE IN FACT VOTED NO. YOU VOTD NO TO NEGOTIATIONS, YOU VOTED NO TO PROGRESS AND A CHANCE FOR BETTER LIVES...
The UN Committee on the Exercise of the Inalienable Rights of the Palestinian People opened its proceedings for the year of 2016 at the UN Headquarters in Manhattan. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon once again condemned Israel for its continued settlement activities in the occupied Palestinian territories. He also urged for concrete action to improve the living conditions of the Palestinian people. Watch Live: http://www.presstv.ir/live.html Twitter: http://twitter.com/PressTV LiveLeak: http://www.liveleak.com/c/PressTV Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/PRESSTV Google+: http://plus.google.com/+VideosPTV Instagram: http://instagram.com/presstvchannel SoundCloud: https://soundcloud.com/videosptv
European Union illegal settlement and occupation activity on Israeli territory. Barry Shaw with Ari Briggs of Regavim in Area C in Judea & Samaria which, according to the signed Oslo Accords, should be under full Israeli control and administration until a final and permanent peace agreement with the Palestinians. This area, between Maale Adumim and Jerusalem, must remain under Israeli sovereignty for its strategic security interests. Ari shows Barry how the EU is blatantly breaching internationally binding agreements under the nose of the Israeli government.