News In Brief

Israeli minister asks freeze on West Bank investment

Israeli Finance Minister Yigal Cohen-Orgad will propose freezing investments in Israeli settlements in occupied territories as part of a plan to rescue the floundering economy, Israel radio said Wednesday. The report coincided with a new public-opinion poll showing that a majority of Israelis oppose creating new settlements in the occupied West Bank and Gaza Strip.

We want to hear, did we miss an angle we should have covered? Should we come back to this topic? Or just give us a rating for this story. We want to hear from you.

Loading...

Loading...

Loading...