Sussiya dispute resurrects Israel-Palestine tensions

West Bank Area C map

 

“The long-running dispute has resurfaced as a focus of the frozen Israeli-Palestinian conflict, with the US and Europe warning Israel not to bow to Jewish settlers who want villagers’ makeshift shelters demolished and the area cleared.

“It comes amid what non-governmental organisations say is an unprecedented spate of Israeli demolitions of Palestinian dwellings and structures — some of them EU-funded — in Area C, the stretch of the West Bank containing settlements that Israel directly controls.”

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