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November 17, 2014 5:03 pm

New Report: EU Considering Sanctions on Israel Due to Settlements

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EU flags in front of the European Commission building in Brussels. Photo: Amio Cajander via Wikimedia Commons.

Telegraph – The European Union has set itself on a collision course with Israel after drawing up a list of sanctions to be imposed if the country takes steps that would make the establishment of a Palestinian state impossible.

In what amounts to Europe’s toughest-ever line with the Israelis, punishments such as trade restrictions could result if continued settlement building on occupied land is deemed to be at odds with reaching a two-state solution to the decades-old conflict – defined as an independent Palestine alongside Israel.

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  • Eric R.

    If the Euro-nazis impose sanctions, then attack EU shipping in the Mediterranean, and blow up oil pipelines running through Syria that send oil to Europe.

    Then watch an already frail Europe collapse into irreversible depression and civil war.