Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has condemned the plan for the new housing units. At the same time, it is also a sobering reminder that five decades later the elusiveness of Israeli-Palestinian and full Israeli-Arab peace is a painful reality.
Israel continues doing whatever it wishes, with impunity, and peace is just a word that it has long deleted from its dictionary and Palestinians vaguely recognise, for it is not part of their lives.
Almost 400,000 Jewish settlers are estimated to be living in the West Bank along with 2.8 million Palestinians. Any peace agreement with the Palestinians, who seek a capital in Jerusalem as well, should acknowledge reality and provide for a new division of the city - with adjustments, however complicated they might be to negotiate - over the location of a new border.
While the majority of those are for pre-existing homes, some will be built in the first new official settlement in some 25 years, Peace Now said.
The "illegal" settlements are unacceptable, and Israel's action is damaging the grounds for a two-state solution, it added. But he has given no details about how he plans to restart talks, and there is deep scepticism over whether such an effort would have any chance of success.
Last week, the premier told settlers he would keep building across the West Bank.
Abbas's spokesman called Netanyahu's statements a "challenge" to Trump and the worldwide community.
So if the calendar stays between 20 or 21, the range we know from the last couple of years, I will be happy to continue. As it stands, the 2018 F1 calendar will see the Malaysian Grand Prix dropped and the French Grand Prix will be revived.
He of four regular-season goals netted his second of the playoffs in the second period, giving the Penguins their 6-0 lead. Justin Schultz scored on the power play 1:31 in and Bryan Rust added another at even strength less than six minutes later.
Thirty-seven percent of college graduates approve of the president and 46 percent without a degree feel that way. The poll caps a two-week period that was fraught with unpopular moves from the president.
Ostapenko faltered when she tried to serve it out at 6-5, but the Latvian took the tie-break with a swinging backhand volley. It quickly improved, however, and she mostly cruised through to the quarterfinals before her comeback against Svitolina.
The BBC reports from Cape Town that before the storm, there had been several interfaith meetings to pray for rain. Additional emergency and rescue officials have been deployed to the scene in a bid to contain the fires.
Taylor Pifer , 21; and Kylie Pifer , 18, were found dead in a bedroom of their Cleveland-area home on June 11, according to WOIO . Sonya Pifer told Cleveland19that the girls' father has been estranged from his daughters since they became adults.
Daryanani said Apple may also announce an iPad Pro with a faster processor in an attempt to revive its long-slumping tablet sales. The Echo, Home, and even the Microsoft Cortana already have these functions and are very common throughout American households.
Doubts over my future drove me on, says Nadal
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Puerto Rican Day parade draws thousands despite controversy
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Eighth Largest Powerball Jackpot Ever Climbs to $435 Million
California is one of 44 states, plus Washington, DC, Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands, that participate in Powerball. The Powerball jackpot has jumped to $435 million, after Wednesday's drawing failed to yield a victor for the top prize.
Why the Warriors will win the NBA Finals
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Alleged Russian Hack Reveals a Deeply Flawed Election System
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US intelligence contractor pleads not guilty to leaking charge
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