Major Shift

US Rejects ‘Illegal’ Status of Judea and Samaria Communities

Secretary of State Pompeo announced on Monday that the U.S. no longer deems Israeli communities in Judea and Samaria “illegal.”

On Monday, United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo revoked a 1978 State Department opinion called the Hansell Memorandum, which claimed that civilian settlements in Judea and Samaria are “inconsistent with international law.” The move will likely anger Palestinians and put the U.S. at odds with nations that favor their position.

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Major Shift: US Rejects ‘Illegal’ Status of Judea and Samaria Communities | United with Israel

Right-wing Leaders Call to Annex Judea and Samaria

In light of the U.S. decision to revoke the illegal status of settlements in Judea and Samaria, some Israeli leaders are calling for the government to annex Judea and Samaria.↓read more↓

Israeli Leaders Call on Government to Annex Judea and Samaria | United with Israel

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