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Saudi Arabia Condemns Israel’s Move to Build New Settlements in West Bank

Saudi Arabia Condemns Israel’s Move to Build New Settlements in West Bank

Tuesday, 12 January, 2021 - 18:00
Newly constructed skyscrapers tower over a highway in the main financial hub, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Dec. 16, 2020. (AFP)

Saudi Arabia condemned on Tuesday Israel’s approval of the construction of 800 new settlement units in the West Bank.


The Foreign Ministry expressed its vehement rejection of the move, saying it was a new violation of international agreements and a threat to peace that undermines efforts to establish the two-state solution.


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