EU Foreign Ministers: Israel’s settlement building is ‚particularly‘ worrying

24.01.2012                      29.Tewet. 5772                       Jom Kippur Katan


EU Foreign Ministers: Israel's settlement building is 'particularly' worrying

In a joint statement, ministers also welcome efforts by Jordan to restart negotiations; EU top diplomat Ashton to travel to Mideast Tuesday.

Israel's continued settlement building on occupied Palestinian land last year was "particularly" worrying, European Union foreign ministers said Monday.
"Against the backdrop of worrying developments on the ground in 2011, particularly with regards to settlements, the EU reaffirms its commitment to a two-state solution," ministers said in a joint statement after a meeting in Brussels….