Israel to review EU Palestinian projects in settlement goods feud

November 30, 2015 2:08 PM

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Israel to review EU Palestinian projects in settlement goods feud

JERUSALEM Israel threatened on Monday to review its cooperation with European Union projects that benefit Palestinians in the West Bank, citing the bloc's labeling of exports from Jewish settlements in the Israeli-occupied territory.

The Israeli Foreign Ministry announced on Sunday that Israel was suspending its contacts with European Union bodies involved in peace efforts with the Palestinians, condemning the EU guidelines on settlement products published on Nov. 11.

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