European and Canadian Courts Refuse To Legitimize Israeli Settlers’ Naked Theft Of Palestinian Land

Source: 
Lascaris, Dimitri
Pub Date: 
Wednesday, November 13, 2019 - 11:38

Today, the Israeli government’s worst fears were realized at the European Court of Justice (ECJ).

The ECJ – the highest court in the European Union – that products made in Israel’s illegal, West Bank settlements may not be labelled as “Product of Israel” and must disclose that they were produced in a West Bank settlement.

The case was initiated in France by Psagot Winery Ltd. The is situated in the settlement of and, according to , sits partially on land stolen from Palestinian owners.