Ayalon: PA using construction issue to distract world

By JPOST.COM STAFF
October 2, 2011 18:27

Deputy Foreign Minister Danny Ayalon said on Sunday that the Palestinians are using the issue of settlement construction in order to distract the world from the Quartet demand's to renew peace talks, according to Israel Radio.

Speaking during a tour of Gilo for foreign journalists, Ayalon added that construction plans for Gilo are not a matter of "political timing" but rather a response to the needs of residents.


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