Jordan warns Israel against expanding settlements in Palestinian territories

Source: Xinhua| 2021-10-25 01:34:19|Editor: huaxia

AMMAN, Oct. 24 (Xinhua) -- Jordan on Sunday warned Israel against building new settlements in the occupied Palestinian territories.

Ministry of Foreign Affairs Spokesperson Haitham Abu Al-Foul said in a statement that the approval of the plan to build 3,000 new settlement units is a rejected and condemned move, which represents a violation of international law and relevant UN Security Council resolutions.

The spokesperson added that the Israeli settlement policy in the occupied Palestinian territories is illegal, threatening the chances of a two-state solution and the achievement of a comprehensive and just peace. Enditem

KEY WORDS: Jordan,Israel,Settlements