Israel pushes on with plans for hundreds of settlement homes (18)

Khaleej Times 2014.02.05 18:46
(Reuters) / 5 February 2014 The Palestinians have said that expansion of Israeli settlements, which most countries deem illegal, could derail the US-sponsored peace talks. Israel's Jerusalem municipality approved building plans on Wednesday for 558 new homes in the occupied West Bank, land that the Palestinians want for a future state. A municipality spokeswoman said the local planning committee had approved
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