Russia and the Palestinians reacted strongly to the decision by the administration of President Donald Trump to change U.S. policy toward Israeli settlements. The decision says that the U.S. no longer considers the settlements to be inconsistent with international law.
The Democratic Party came out strong against US President Donald Trump’s dramatic policy shift regarding Israeli settlements. A spokesman for
EU says Israeli activity continues to undermine prospects of regional peace despite US abandonment of international consensus
Former US president Barack Obama and his administration referred to the settlements as illegitimate.
Washington’s Monday retreat from regarding Israeli settlements in the West Bank as illegal isn’t an exceptional move by the Trump administration, a Palestine journalist told Sputnik: it’s the next step in decades of US policy of refusing to stop the clearly illegal process.