July 2010
Report on Israeli Settlement in the Occupied Territories;Jul/Aug2010, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p8
The article presents a calendar of events and highlights from December 2009 to June 2010 on the Palestinian settlement boycott. December 8, 2009 marks the date that the Palestinian Authority (PA) announced a boycott on Israeli goods produced in West Bank settlements, which was affirmed by Palestinian prime minister Salam Fayad. Noted in March and April is the prevention of Palestinian workers from taking jobs in Israeli settlements. Highlighted in May is the public support of Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas for the boycott.


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