Airbnb Plans To Remove Listings In Israeli Settlements

Some residents of the Israeli settlement Eli, shown here in 2016, have been renting out properties there using Airbnb.

Israel’s Tourism Minister Yariv Levin described it as a “disgraceful surrender,” while senior Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erekat called it an “initial positive step.”

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