Posted by: Lister | March 20, 2008

Travel’s not free on route 443

Israel’s high court has closed route 443 to Palestinians:

According to ACRI, the ruling marks a High Court precedent in upholding a policy of separation and discrimination with regard to movement that has already earned the name “road apartheid.” It violates international law, ACRI holds, permitting the expropriation of land from the local population for the protection of the occupying power.

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