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Settlement

The process in which a buyer makes payment and receives the agreed-upon good or service. This term is used on exchanges to indicate when a security actually changes hands, which often occurs several days after a trade is made. See also: Clearance.

settle

To complete a securities transaction.
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He said the settlers, who came from the illegal settlement of Yitzhar, targeted homes belonging to Ahmad Dawood and Jawad Abdul Raouf.
Israel: Israeli court has ordered a group of Jewish settlers to leave a house in the southern West Bank city of Hebron after ruling that their claim to ownership was false, court documents showed.
Incorporating Palestinian, Israeli and international activists, armed with cameras and guided by a commitment to nonviolent resistance, the group uses a coordinated system of car patrols, directed from a control room in Ramallah, to respond to settler attacks as they occur.
A triangular interpretative framework for all settler colonial contexts reproduces sociologist David Pearson's rendition of community relations outlined in The Politics of Ethnicity in Settler Societies (2001).
Continued settlement expansion and a growing settler population in the occupied territory have severely impacted the security of the Palestinian population, particularly children, whose lives are increasingly threatened by willful attacks perpetrated by extremist settlers," the report said.
He said a settler opened fire when he went to a window to see what was going on, but caused no injury.
4 percent increase in settlers living outside municipal areas.
Ultimately, the entire set-up of the settler project in Hebron is only an egregious version of the settlement project throughout the occupied Palestinian territories.
Israeli police have been heavily deployed in the West Bank town of Hebron after the court-sanctioned eviction of a group of Jewish settlers sparked violent clashes.
The ruling, which was slammed by settler leaders, follows a series of violent clashes between Israeli security forces and hard-line Jews seeking to erect unauthorized outposts in the West Bank, which Israel occupied in 1967.
Israeli police and army units removed two Jewish settler families from a house in the West Bank city of Hebron early Tuesday.