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Bennett advances 1,800 new settler homes, says won’t give land to Arabs

The list of projects that were advanced include the approval of a master plan for 620 homes in the Eli settlement and a 2 million sq.m. industrial park off of Rt. 5 in the West Bank's Samaria Region.

A laborer works on an apartment building under construction in the Har Homa neighborhood of Jerusale
EU warns Israel’s Har Homa, Givat Hamatos building harms 2-states

Building in these areas would undermine the viability of a future Palestinian state, the EU and Ireland, Germany, France and Italy say.

A Jewish settler walks at the Jewish settlement outpost of Adei Ad B in the West Bank
EU pulls statement referring to settlement activity on “disputed” land

The statement was re-issued with the land instead being referred to only as being "occupied".

Push for over 2,000 settler homes, after 617 Palestinian structures razed

Plans to retroactively legalize 180 homes in the MItpze Dani outpost as a neighborhood of the Ma'aleh Mikhmas settlement is expected to be advanced.

Orthodox U.S. rabbis denounce Dem letter against U.S. settlement policy

The Coalition for Jewish Values strongly objected to the arguments put forward by the Democrats and rejected the assertions made in their letter to Pompeo.

Immigrants come together to celebrate ‘Yom Aliyah’

This year, the festivities included a fascinating tour of the Herodium and the Gush Etzion Art Fair plus a live music performance.

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
07/11/2019
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu meets Jared Kushner in Israel
Right in uproar over Netanyahu’s Palestinian building plan

The prime minister “must stop the delusional demands of our great friend [US President Donald Trump]” who, if he is a friend, would understand.

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and MK Bezalel Smotrich
Bezalel Smotrich calls on Netanyahu to debate PA 'takeover' of Area C

Residents of Area C claim that the Palestinian construction in Area B to create agricultural roads for Palestinian farmers is getting dangerously close to their borders.

05/07/2019
US PRESIDENT Donald Trump shakes hands with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu
Did Netanyahu's romance with Trump help him win settler votes? - Analysis

During the last days of the election, Netanyahu spoke of his support for annexing the West Bank settlements, telling voters that his strength depended on the size of the Likud party.

Florida puts Airbnb on notice over removal of Jewish settlements

Airbnb announced in November that it would remove the listings of some 200 apartments and homes for rent in the settlements, but not in Palestinian communities.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
30/01/2019
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