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Qatar reiterates that Israeli settlements in occupied territories illegal, obstacle to peace

Qatar reiterates that Israeli settlements in occupied territories illegal, obstacle to peace

Qatar has reiterated that Israeli settlements in the occupied territories are illegal, besides being an obstacle to peace and economic and social development, and threatens the two-state solution.

Irish Senate backs law banning trade with Israeli settlements

Irish Senate backs law banning trade with Israeli settlements

The Irish Senate gave its support Wednesday to a draft law prohibiting the import of goods produced in occupied territories around the world, including Israeli settlements considered illegal under international law.

Modi to visit Palestine, meet Abbas during Middle East tour

Modi to visit Palestine, meet Abbas during Middle East tour

Modi will meet Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas in an overture seen as India's effort to balance its decades-old support for the occupied territories against its growing closeness to Israel.

Israeli settlements may not help peace, says White House

Israeli settlements may not help peace, says White House

The Trump administration said on Thursday that Israel's building of new settlements or expansion of existing ones in occupied territories may not be helpful in achieving peace with Palestinians.