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United Nations Human Rights Council
“International Fact-Finding Mission on Israeli Settlements in the Occupied PalestinianTerritory”
Submission from Professor Geoffrey Alderman

Introduction
1.This document evidences the submission of Professor Geoffrey Alderman to the United Nations Human Rights Council’s investigation entitled “International Fact-Finding Mission on Israeli Settlements in the OccupiedPalestinianTerritory.”
2.This submission is made by Professor Geoffrey Alderman exclusively in his personal capacity.
3.This submission addresses only the issue of the legality of Israeli settlements in the territory commonly referred to as “The West Bank,” more especially in the context of the Human Rights Council’s reference to “occupied Palestinian territory.”

Professor Geoffrey Alderman
4.Professor Geoffrey Alderman is a graduate of the University of Oxford, where he studied Modern History and from which he holds the degrees of Master of Arts, Doctor of Philosophy and Doctor of Letters.
5.Pr…