19 noiembrie 2019

In Israeli settlement, bottles uncorked to toast Trump decision


Yaakov Berg recently lost a battle against Europe over labelling his wine, so when the United States announced it no longer considered the Israeli settlement where he lives illegal, he popped open a bottle. His winery is located in the hills near Psagot, an Israeli settlement adjacent to the Palestinian city of Ramallah in the occupied West Bank. It is one of dozens of Israeli settlements across the West Bank and east Jerusalem that have long been seen as illegal by the majority of the [...]