Jewish settlement building a problem
Rice says settlements 'a problem'
US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice calls Jewish settlement building a problem on her latest visit to the region.
How to Sell Americans on the Idea of Israeli "Settlements"
By Dan Ephron | Newsweek Web Exclusive
How do you sell the American public on the idea that Israel has the right to maintain or even expand Jewish settlements in the West Bank? Be positive. Turn the issue away from settlements and toward peace. Invoke ethnic cleansing. Ref. Source 2
Israel Under Widespread International Criticism for Settlement Expansion Plan
Israel is coming under widespread international criticism for its plan to engage in a new round of illegal settlement expansion on occupied Palestinian land. Israel says it will build 900 new housing units in the East Jerusalem settlement of Gilo. Meanwhile, Palestinian Authority leaders began a renewed effort last week to win international support for formal Security Council endorsement of a Palestinian state based on 1967 borders. We speak with UCLA professor Saree Makdisi, author of Palestine Inside Out: An Everyday Occupation Ref. Source 4