New Settlement Plans in WB and Jerusalem Revealed

QNA | July 15, 2012

Occupied Jerusalem, July 15 (QNA) – The Israeli occupation authorities have recently approved new settlement plans in the West Bank and Occupied Jerusalem, Israeli press sources have revealed.

The Israeli weekly (Kol Ha’ir) newspaper reported on Sunday that the Israeli District Committee for Planning and Building in Jerusalem has recently approved a plan to establish a new settlement neighborhood consists of about one thousand housing units within the settlement of Modi’in Illit, built on a Palestinian land in the West Bank city of Ramallah.

It said that the new neighborhood, which will be established on a land area of 370 acres, is a part of a larger settlement scheme to establish of a bigger neighborhood called “Nufem” which will be held on hundreds of acres of lands in Ramallah in the future.

Meanwhile, the Israel Land Administration is planning to build 130 new housing units in the settlement of Har Homa in Abu Ghunaim Mount located on the southeast road from occupied Jerusalem to Bethlehem in West Bank, as part of a thousand housing units it is planning to set up and lease to young couples, the paper added. (QNA)

Watch Caught on Camera: Ethnic Cleansing

Netanyahu’s Likud on it’s website: “The Jordan River as a Permanent Border”
The Jordan Valley and the territories that dominate it shall be under Israeli sovereignty. The Jordan river will be the permanent eastern border of the State of Israel. The Kingdom of Jordan is a desirable partner in the permanent status arrangement between Israel and the Palestinians in matters that will be agreed upon.


The Government of Israel flatly rejects the establishment of a Palestinian Arab state west of the Jordan river.
Source: Likud platform

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Israel’s Jerusalem municipality plans to build more than 50,000 (updated Dec 3, 2011: 85.000) new homes in the city’s occupied eastern sector over two decades:

  • 23,628 homes have already been approved, 20,263 in East Jerusalem and 3,365 in the west.
  • 13,824 are pending review, 12,819 in East Jerusalem and 1,005 in the west.
  • 23,266 housing units are still in planning stages, 19,281 in the east and 3,985 in the west.

Of these, the municipality plans:

  • 10,366 homes in northern East Jerusalem, including illegal Israeli settlement Pisgat Zeev and Palestinian town Beit Hanina.
  • 5,239 homes in southern East Jerusalem, including Gilo settlement and Palestinian district Beit Safafa.
  • 4,886 new units in central eastern Palestinian neighborhood of Silwan and Jerusalem’s Old City.

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Besides this, Israel approved plans to ethnic cleanse 57.000 bedouin from Palestine

Save yourself time. It is only about this : Ethnic Cleansing

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