Human Rights Council To Investigate Settlements
The United Nations Human Rights Council said that it will investigate the implication of Israeli settlements on the rights of the Palestinian people in the occupied West Bank. Israel condemned the announcement, and said that the UN Fact-Finding Mission will not be allowed into the country.
The UN reported that the Council appointed a three member fact finding mission that will investigate the effects of Israel’s settlements on the Palestinians in the West Bank, including in and around occupied East Jerusalem.
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