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Expansionism in action

In Israel-Palestine, Middle East on August 26, 2008 at 2:12 am

Jonathan Cook – counterpunch.org: “Over the past four decades, Israel has declared nearly two-thirds of the West Bank as “state land”, seizing it on a variety of pretexts and transferring much of it to the jurisdiction of settler councils. According to the figures of the Israeli group Peace Now, the settlers are in direct control of more than 40 per cent of the West Bank.”

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