Report on Israeli Settlement in the Occupied Territories Vol 8 #1


Israeli policy shaping “final-status” issues since the advent of the Netanyahu government in mid-1996 has changed markedly. Whereas previous Israeli governments refused as a matter of principle to delineate Israel’s territorial demands, government members have embraced the notion of a spirited public debate on the territorial requirements Israel will insist upon as part of a final-status agreement with the Palestinians.