Tuesday, September 10, 2019 | Tag Cloud
Tags: Arab League
, Benjamin Netanyahu
, Peace Deal
, West Bank
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(Worthy News) - Arab foreign ministers condemned a plan by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to annex parts of the occupied West Bank as 'aggression' undermining any chances of a peace settlement with the Palestinians.
Netanyahu said on Tuesday he planned to annex the Jordan Valley, a large swathe of the occupied West Bank, if he wins a closely contested election just a week away.
Israel captured the West Bank in a 1967 war and Palestinians, who signed interim peace deals with Israel in the 1990s that include security cooperation, seek to make it part of a future state. [ Source: Reuters (Read More...) ]
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