Prague, Budapest maintain up EU transfer to sanction violent Israeli settlers

BRUSSELS/PARIS: An EU effort to impose sanctions on Israeli settlers attacking Palestinians within the West Financial institution has stalled because of objections from Hungary and the Czech Republic, diplomats say.
The 2 staunch allies of Israel made clear in an EU committee on Thursday they weren’t able to let the proposal go ahead for now, stated 4 diplomats, talking on situation of anonymity about inner EU deliberations.