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The International Law of Occupation, 2nd Edition by Benvenisti, Eyal (23rd February 2012)

8 The Israeli Occupation of the West Bank and Gaza

From: The International Law of Occupation (2nd Edition)

Eyal Benvenisti

From: Oxford Public International Law (http://opil.ouplaw.com). (c) Oxford University Press, 2015. All Rights Reserved.date: 20 June 2019

This chapter outlines some aspects of the Israeli administration in the territories it occupied during the June 1967 war. Until the occupation of Iraq in 2003 ( see Chapter 9 ) this was the only occupation since World War II in which a military power has established a distinct military government over occupied areas under the framework of the law of occupation. This was also the longest occupation, much beyond the short-term period envisioned by the framers of the occupation regime. The length of time enables us to assess the various challenges encountered during...
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