Comment: The invention of the village of Susiya – The fact is that the area occupied by the squatters has only served as grazing land. | Jerusalem Post
On July 16 the daily press briefing of the US State Department astonished legal circles in Israel.
In response to the second question, preceded only by an inquiry on the Iran agreement from which Israel is still reeling, State Department spokesperson John Kirby with a prepared statement pressured Israel not to enforce demolition orders against an illegal Arab encampment adjacent to the Jewish community of Susiya. The State Department took this stand despite the fact that these demolition orders had been confirmed by Israel’s High Court in May 2015 after decades of Appeals….