“Settling” constitutes a warcime according to international law and ICC statute. Even under US’ own military legislations’
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Published on Nov 17, 2013 by PressTV
This area due to be confiscated by Israel belongs to dozens of Palestinian farmers. It’s situated between the Israeli Zaatara checkpoint, and stretches kilometers to the towns of Yatma, Osarin, and Qabalan in Nablus Governorate.
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“States may not deport or transfer parts of their own civilian population into a territory they occupy.”
State practice establishes this rule as a norm of customary international law applicable in international armed conflicts.
International armed conflicts
The prohibition on deporting or transferring parts of a State’s own civilian population into the territory it occupies is set forth in the Fourth Geneva Convention.
It is a grave breach of Additional Protocol I.
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