These latest actions by the government of Belize show a readiness to ignore the rulings of its highest court, change laws and expropriate
private property in contravention of all international principles governing private investment," Redfield continued.
Commenting on Israel s decision on 31 August to expropriate
almost 990 acres of privately owned Palestinian land near Bethlehem, the Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond said:
Under the new regime, ministries planning to expropriate
land must receive the cabinet's approval before taking the final decision.
Article II: The authorities concerned are empowered to expropriate
through direct implementation the properties and relevant land needed for the aforesaid projects and installations in accordance with the provisions of the aforesaid Public Utility Expropriation Law.
Fean said, 'On behalf of the Government of the United Kingdom, I express our deepest regret at the tragic death of Mustafa Tamimi of Nabi Saleh, killed by a tear gas canister during the weekly demonstration against systematic attempts by settlers from the illegal settlement of Halmiss to expropriate
the water spring belonging to the villagers of Nabi Saleh.
Article 2 says that the authorities concerned shall expropriate
through direct implementation the properties and relevant lands needed for the aforesaid project, as well as installations over them, in accordance with the provisions of the Public Utility Expropriation Law.
Article Two: Empowers the authorities concerned to expropriate
through direct implementation the properties and relevant land needed for the aforesaid project and installations in accordance with the provisions of the aforesaid Public Utility Expropriation Law.
The Israeli courts, which have addressed this issue many times over the years, gave contradicting rulings: some judges accepted Israel's right to expropriate
real estate according to the law -- and others sided with the AGs, and rejected the law's application.
President Morales has also repeatedly said he will not expropriate
foreign companies' assets.
To reduce the work of the purchasing committee is appointed a surveyor with these specifications of each plot to expropriate
a topography and a valuation must draw.
Israel also continues to expropriate
Arab land on Jerusalem's West Bank territory in order to build huge housing developments for Jews only.
Having just gone through a controversy about a Supreme Court decision about government's power of eminent domain, most Americans may be surprised to learn that the Trading With the Enemy Act and the International Emergency Economic Powers Act could expropriate
them instantly and far more broadly without any of the due process extended to parties in eminent domain cases.