Australia summons Israeli envoy to protest settlement plans

04.12.2012                      20.Kislew. 5773

Diplomatie:

Australia summons Israeli envoy to protest settlement plans

Following similar moves by a host of European states, Canberra calls in Israeli ambassador, saying West Bank, east J'lem building plans and withholding of PA tax revenues "threaten the viability of a two-state solution".

Australia summoned the Israeli ambassador on Tuesday to protest against Israel's decision to expand Jewish settlements in east Jerusalem and the West Bank and withhold tax revenue from the Palestinian Authority….