HRC 19/17 - Israeli Settlements

Israeli settlements in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, including East  Jerusalem, and in the occupied Syrian Golan

adopted 22 March 2012

Through this resolution, the Human Rights Council expressed its concern at the Israeli settlements, which violate international law. The Council also decided to set up an international fact-finding mission to investigate the implications of the Israeli settlements on the human rights of the Palestinian people.

Breakdown of votes