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Israel's Netanyahu and Gantz at odds over West Bank annexation moves

Jun 29, 2020 - Reuters Canada

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s main coalition partner, Benny Gantz, signalled his opposition on Monday to advancing a plan to annex parts of the occupied West Bank, where Palestinians want to establish a state.

An aerial view shows the Jewish settlement of Maale Adumim in the Israeli-occupied West Bank, June 29, 2020. Picture taken with a drone. REUTERS/Ilan Rosenberg

But Netanyahu was quoted by a spokesman as telling legislators from his right-...