Report on Israeli Settlement in the Occupied Territories Vol 3 #1


One of the problems that bedeviled U.S. relations with Israel when Yitzhak Shamir was prime minister was Israel’s official dissembling about the true rate of settlement construction in the West Bank and Gaza Strip. Yitzhak Rabin assumed the leadership of his party and country largely on his promise to reorder the national priorities established by Likud governments and pursued since 1977.