Japan Times 2014.02.06 08:45
JERUSALEM - Israeli planners on Wednesday gave final approval for 558
apartments in Jewish settlements in war-won east Jerusalem, which is sought
by the Palestinians as a capital, officials said.
Palestinian officials said the decision undermines fragile U.S.-brokered
negotiations with Israel on setting up a Palestinian state alongside Israel.
Also Wednesday, Israel's chief peace negotiator rebuked fellow government
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