Secretary-General of the PLO Saeb Erekat yesterday condemned the Israeli occupation’s policy against Palestinian land and people for the past nine months saying it is time to end this era of “apartheid”, Safa News Agency reported. In a statement, Erekat said that the illegal Israeli annexation of the Palestinian land and building settlements deprives the Palestinians of their rights and is erasing the chances of a viable Palestinian state on the 1967 borders with East Jerusalem as its capital. He added that Israel has allowed settlement expansion, made soldiers and settlers immune from prosecution when they attack Palestinians, carried out enforced displacement, destroyed homes, carried out daily raids and terrorised unarmed Palestinians all over the occupied West Bank. Erekat reiterated […]
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