Minute by minute information on Israel's disengagement from the
(Compiled by DSS, OCHA and UNRWA with funding from USAID)
Tuesday, August 30, 2005
Control of former settlement areas
Haaretz is reporting that Israel would like to hand over each evacuated settlement on an individual basis to the PA, rather than in one single transfer. This would enable the Palestinian security forces to establish control of the former settlement areas on a gradual basis and so hopefully prevent large population influxes as is widely expected.