HIGHLIGHTS OF THE NOON BRIEFING
BY EDUARDO DEL BUEY
DEPUTY SPOKESPERSON FOR SECRETARY-GENERAL BAN KI-MOON
MONDAY, 12 AUGUST 2013
SETTLEMENTS IN OCCUPIED PALESTINIAN TERRITORY ARE ILLEGAL – SECRETARY-GENERAL: Asked about an announcement by Israel of settlement activity, the Spokesperson said that the Secretary-General has made clear that settlements in the occupied Palestinian territory are illegal.