Israel Passes Law Allowing More Land to be Appropriated for Settlements

February 07, 2017 10:05 PM
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Palestinians and proponents of the two-state solution for Israel and the Palestinians - including the United Nations - are criticizing Israel's new law that allows the appropriation of private Palestinian land for the construction of Jewish settlements in the West Bank. The passage of the controversial law follows the recent election of Donald Trump as U.S. president. VOA's Zlatica Hoke reports.