military occupation

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military occupation

A condition in which territory is under the effective control of a foreign armed force. See also occupied territory; phases of military government.
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ae1/4oeThis historic compromise is an evidence of our commitment to achieving a genuine and lasting peace with Israel on the basis of ending its belligerent military occupation to establish our independent, sovereign and contiguous state on the internationally-recognized 1967 borders with East Jerusalem as its capital,ae1/4Ci he said.
He added that after almost 50 years of systematic Israeli colonization and belligerent military occupation of the State of Palestine, the US must implement the necessary tools to end Israeli settlements, including through the UN Security Council, end funding to Israel, and stop funding settlements through US-based organizations fueling violence and discrimination against Palestinians.
And worse yet, the Israelis will have gotten you to consent to your own belligerent military occupation in this Interim Agreement.
The international community has an obligation to hold Israel accountable by taking definitive actions to end Israel's 50-year belligerent military occupation of Palestine.
Further, the Court reiterated established customary international law and its relevance to Israel' belligerent military occupation, that the settlements are in breach of international law.