Airbnb removing listings in West Bank settlements

The Jewish News, November 20, 2018

Airbnb’s decision was welcomed by British Jewish group Yachad as being “consistent with agreements Israel itself has signed with the European Union, which excludes settlements”.

Airbnb had said it thought long and hard about pulling out of the settlements, because it believed “people-to-people travel has considerable value,” but Yachad said: “Building settlements in the occupied territories is not bringing people together. It is blocking any chance of peace.”

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