19.11. The United States no longer considers the construction of Israeli civilian settlements on the West Bank to be in violation of international law.
19.11. The UN launched the first session of the Conference on the establishment in the Middle East of a zone free of nuclear weapons and other weapons of mass destruction.
19.11. EU governments and the European Parliament reached a last-minute agreement on a crucial 2020 budget, boosting spending on fighting climate change. The EU has committed to spend €168.7bn, of which 21 percent will go to climate.