Egypt said that the continued Israeli settlement policies in the occupied Palestinian territories undermine chances for the two-state solution.
Egyptian Foreign Ministry on Wednesday condemned the Israeli government’s decision to allow the construction of new 3,500 units in illegal Israeli colonies in Palestine’s West Bank for violating international law, the ministry spokesman said in a statemen
Minister of Finance Amr al-Garhy approved number of urgent settlements worth LE 4.4 billion for January 2018, an official statement showed.
Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman revealed in a statement that he would approve the construction of 1,285 housing units in the West Bank.
The Israeli government gave final approval Sunday to a cooperation agreement with the European Union that contains a provision excluding the settlements.
Palestinian Authority spox Nabil Abu Rudeinah condemned Wednesday the Israeli decision to build 176 settlements in Jabel Mukaber (Mukabar mount) in Al Quds.
The UNSC discussed Monday a report showing that continued Israeli settlement expansion is hindering the two-state solution and making it “unattainable.”
The United Nations (UN) Secretary General (SG), Antonio Guterres, will visit Palestine and Israel on August 28, for the first time since his appointment
On Friday, a delegation from the European Union visited a Palestinian family in Jerusalem facing threats of eviction by the Israeli occupation forces.