PM: We'll continue building, developing Jerusalem

June 1, 2011 02:00

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu said that Israel will continue to build and develop Jerusalem, in a speech at the Merkaz Harav yeshiva in Jerusalem on Tuesday night.

"We need to continue our actions, to continue the building [and to continue] the development," the prime minister said in a speech ahead of Jerusalem Day at the yeshiva that has played a great role in the growth of religious Zionism.Israel, Netanyahu said, "is in a great struggle but we have [made] significant accomplishments. Forty-four years ago, IDF soldiers realized the prophets' vision and returned Jerusalem to its proper place."

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