Thailand News

Breaking news headlines

Israel lawmakers give initial approval to bill legalising settler homes

Tel Aviv in Israel

Tel Aviv in Israel. Photo: Claire Gribbin.

PanARMENIAN.Net – Israel’s parliament gave initial approval on Wednesday, November 16 to a controversial bill to legalise thousands of West Bank settler homes, a measure that has drawn international anger and divided the government, AFP reports.

The measure which would apply to an estimated 2,000 to 3,000 Jewish homes in the occupied West Bank requires three more full parliamentary votes to become law.

Full story: