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UNITED
NATIONS
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      General Assembly
Distr.
GENERAL
A/64/516
6 November 2009

Original: English

Sixty-fourth session
Agenda item 32
Report of the Special Committee to Investigate Israeli
Practices Affecting the Human Rights of the Palestinian
People and Other Arabs of the Occupied Territories


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


Report of the Secretary-General


Summary

The present report has been prepared by the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights pursuant to General Assembly resolution 63/97, in which the Secretary-General was requested to report to the Assembly at its sixty-fourth session on the implementation of the resolution. The period covered by the report is September 2008 to August 2009.

The report addresses the continuation of Israeli settlement activities in the occupied Arab territories and its impact on the human rights of the residents.

I. Introduction II. Legal background A. International humanitarian law B. International human rights law III. Israeli settlements in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, including East Jerusalem, and their impact on the enjoyment of human rights A. Overview B. Settlements in East Jerusalem IV. Israeli settler violence in the Occupied Palestinian Territory V. Situation of Palestinian workers in Israeli settlements VI. Water resources and pollution VII. Settlements in the Occupied Syrian Golan VIII. Conclusions and recommendations

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