Hours after Washington announced that it no longer considers the Israeli settlements illegal, EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said that the Euripoean Union’s position is ‘clear and remains unchanged’.
After Washington says settlements not illegal, European Union says its position ‘remains unchanged’; UN Security Council to hold meeting to discuss the move
In a historic reversal of foreign policy, the Trump administration has rejected the opinion that Israeli settlements on the West Bank are illegal.
EU foreign minister responds to Pompeo, says the EU views “settlements” as illegal under international law.
Politicians, diplomats and academics urge European Union to go a step further, after the European Court of Justice ruled settlement products must be labelled
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announces a change in the US stance on Israel’s Jewish settlements, saying they are not inconsistent with international law.
Democratic presidential candidate criticizes Pompeo’s declaration on Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria.