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Ardi Imseis


Security Council Resolution 2334: An Old-New Approach to Palestine at the United Nations?

[UN Security Council. Image by PRORuss Allison Loar via Flickr]

Following the passage of resolution 2334 by the UN Security Council on 23 December 2016 concerning Israeli settlements in occupied Palestine, it is useful to briefly address some of what it means in both legal and political terms. In short, the resolution can best be described as the embodiment of an old-new approach to one of the thorniest issues in the Israel-Palestine conflict.   Legally, the resolution’s principal focus—Israel’s colonization of the occupied ...

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Ardi Imseis


Ardi Imseis is an international lawyer and former UN Official currently reading for a PhD in the Department of Politics and International Studies, University of Cambridge. He is also editor-in-chief of the Palestine Yearbook of International Law (PYIL). He may be reached at