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New Israeli tenders to expand the Ariel settlement bloc

Ariel settlement was established in 1978 following the Camp David Accords between Egypt and Israel. The settlement expanded over the years from the east and south on lands confiscated from

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New Israeli tenders to expand Har Homa (Abu Ghneim) settlement

'Neither side shall take any step that will change the status of the West Bank and the Gaza Strip', Article XXXI, Oslo II, 1995. While the world's attention is abstracted

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Illegal Israeli Settlements Expanded Dramatically between 2002 and 2004

Synopsis about the Israeli colonization project in the West Bank Colonization has long been a key objective of the Zionist project in the Middle East.  The colonization of historical Palestine

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Illegal Israeli Settlements Expanded Dramatically between 2002 and 2004

        Synopsis about the Israeli colonization project in the West Bank   Colonization has long been a key objective of the Zionist project in the Middle East. 

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The enlargement of Revava settlement over lands seized from Deir Istiya village !!!

Since the beginning of this year, the Israeli occupation authorities have started to enlarge the colony of Revava by expropriating and annexing about 50 dunums of Palestinian owned land to

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The Debate over Israeli Settlements Expansion !!! Lovers Quarrel but Not A Deal Breaker.

The casual Texas ranch press conference between the US President George W. Bush and Israel's PM Ariel Sharon Monday April 12, 2005 had nothing new to present. The two political

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Israeli Outposts Report Slash Israeli Government Back

What the Israeli government finally admitted regarding the number of outposts erected by the Israeli settlers spread throughout the occupied Palestinian territories is not really 'breaking news'. In-fact they are

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Separated Olive tree fields razed for expanding Kibbutz cultivable land Hebron Governorate.

Under the pretext of shaving lands for security, the Israeli occupation forces cut on January 2nd, 2006 not less than 400 olive trees planted in the lands separated behind the

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Hebrew University expansionist plans

    The Israeli occupation forces commenced on October 2004 ( end of first week) the construction of basic infrastructure in Palestinian lands in Jerusalem city for the benefit of

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Illegal Israeli settlement outposts continue to Expand throughout the Occupied West Bank

The Israeli Government is continuing its illegal construction of Israeli settlement outposts inside the Occupied Palestinian Territories (OPT).  The outposts, like other Israeli settlements in the OPT, are violation of

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Israel Continues to Build Illegal Settlements in Occupied Jerusalem

After capturing East Jerusalem in the 1967 war, Israel unilaterally expanded the Jerusalem Municipal Boundaries to include Palestinian East Jerusalem and areas of the West Bank. The Jerusalem municipal area

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The Obstacles to Peace Just Got Bigger !!! Why Puff up the Israeli Settlements Now ?

At the time that Israel is mutating the West Bank borders with its so-called ''security wall'' better known to the world as the ''Segregation Wall'', it commits all sorts of

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The Epidemic of Israeli Outposts

In spite of all the efforts employed by the international community to deploy peaceful solution to the Palestinian-Israeli conflict; Israel still persists with its long adopted policy to create facts

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Settlement Expansion in Gaza

The Sunday, May 3, 2004 Likud party referendum on Gaza withdrawal plan did nothing but fuel the Israeli settler’s appetite to consume more Palestinian lands to build more houses and

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Settlements expanding in and around East Jerusalem for the year 2004

Following the 1967, War, Israel occupied the West Bank including East Jerusalem and Gaza Strip. Israel also started its progressive policy of Israelization in occupied east Jerusalem after the 1967

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Outposts: the Unripe Settlements

Following the 1967 war when Israel captured the West Bank, Israel declared vast areas of the West Bank as 'State Land' designated for settlements, natural reserves, and military closed areas.

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معطيات حول التوسع الاستيطاني في قطاع غزة ما بين العام 2001 و 2003

  اÙ?تÙ?رÙ?ر باÙ?Ù?غة اÙ?اÙ?جÙ?Ù?زÙ?Ø©   Ø¥Ù? Ù?ضÙ?Ø© اÙ?استÙ?طاÙ? Ù?اÙ?Ù?ستعÙ?رات (اÙ?Ù?ستÙ?Ø·Ù?ات) Ù?اÙ?ت Ù?Ù?ا تزاÙ? Ù?Ù? ابرز Ù?ضاÙ?ا اÙ?صراع اÙ?Ù?Ù?سطÙ?Ù?Ù? اÙ?إسرائÙ?Ù?Ù?. Ø­Ù?Ø« Ø£Ù? إسرائÙ?Ù? Ù?Ù?Ù?Ø° Ù?Ù?اÙ?Ù?ا باحتÙ?اÙ? اÙ?ضÙ?Ø© اÙ?غربÙ?Ø© Ù? Ù?طاع غزة

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New settlement outposts are still erected.

  The question of dismantling the outposts erected at the top hills of the West Bank gained a lot of interest and media coverage whereas the efficiency of this dismantling

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Israeli settlement Activities continue despite the latest understanding

  The Israeli Government allocates U$ 5,116,279 dollars to support colonies in the Palestinian territories (Yediot Ahranot, July 2003). Money will be invested for the development of Israeli colonies in

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New Expansion at Abu Ghneim Mountain … Har Homa Israeli Settlement

  Abu Ghneim Mountain is located less than two kilometers north of the city of Bethlehem, the Mountain has been historically and privately owned by Palestinian families from Bethlehem, Beit

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Gilo’s plan of Expansion: 260 new housing units …!

In the year 1970 the Israeli government confiscated 2,700 dunums from Beit Jala town, Beit Safafa, and Sharafat villages located at the northern side of Bethlehem District. The majority of

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The Israeli budget: a pocket money for the settlements in West Bank and Gaza strip ?!

The Israeli government is devoting NIS 1.9 billion  from its budget for the settlements in the occupied territories of West Bank and Gaza strip for the year 2003. This budget is

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One More Hill Confiscated in a Pattern of Colonization

  Settlers of Efratah settlement, located just south of Bethlehem, have recently established a new outpost by moving several caravans to an adjacent hill. The creation of the outpost, called Givat

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The Status of Jerusalem Reconstructed
Israel’s Unilateral Actions Determine the Future of Jerusalem

    Jerusalem is the heart of the Palestinian-Israeli conflict in particular, and the Arab-Israeli conflict in general. In the current Peace Process, Jerusalem was placed as the first agenda

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Resorting to Scorched Earth Policy to Expand Efrat settlement

    The Israeli army yet again undermined what little credibility there was to Israel's ''unilateral cease-fire'' when on May 5th it fired on defenseless trees on a hilltop just