Daily Archives: February 12, 2017

Israel Approves Controversial Settlement Expansion Bill, The ‘Regulation Bill’

On February 6th the Israeli Knesset voted 60 to 52 in favor of a controversial settlement expansion bill, which retroactively legalizes Israeli informal settlements located on privately owned Palestinian land in the West Bank. If the “Regulation Bill” is approved, it will retroactively legalize 55 outposts by turning them into […]