Saturday, December 19, 2009

Al-Jazeera Video: Israel floods settlements with subsidies - 19 Dec 09

"Israel has announced a partial moratorium on settlement construction. Yet, at the same time, it has invested in those already established in a bid to solidify their existence.

In the Jordan Valley there are 22 settlements viewed as illegal under international law.

But, as Al Jazeera's Nicole Johnston reports, they benefit from a system of Israeli funding specifically focused on kick-starting settler economies. "

No comments: