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Israeli Troops Demolish Homes in Al-Aqaba village in the Jordan valley

07.04.11 – 12:56 Tubas – PNN – on Thursday morning the Israeli army demolished homes in al-Aqaba village, located in the Jordan valley near the northern West Bank city of Tubas. Army bulldozers destroy al-Aqaba village read today Troops invaded the village on Thursday morning and forced villagers out of their homes and demolished them, […]

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UN condemns plans for East Jerusalem settler homes

April 5, 2011 JERUSALEM (AFP) – The UN’s Middle East envoy on Tuesday condemned plans by Jerusalem city council to build over 900 new Jewish-only homes in Gilo settlement. “Israeli settlement activity anywhere in occupied territory, including in east Jerusalem, is illegal and contrary to the roadmap,” said Richard Miron, spokesman for United Nations peace […]

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Israel to build more al-Quds settlements

PressTV –  Mon Apr 4, 2011 9:31AM Israeli settlement activities across the Palestinian land continue. (file photo) Israel has planned to construct more houses in East al-Quds (Jerusalem), as the longtime illegal settlement activities across the Palestinian land increase. Israeli officials said on Monday that a committee was going to discuss plans for another 948 […]

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More settlement homes in works

April 4, 2011 TEL AVIV, Israel (Ma’an) — The construction of another 124 apartment units in the occupied West Bank were approved by the Jerusalem District Planning and Construction Committee, which was set to convene Monday for a discussion on the approval of an additional 942 units, Israeli media reported. The daily news site Ynet […]

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Peace Now: East Jerusalem settlement set to grow

Apr 1, 2011 JERUSALEM (AFP) — An Israeli landowner is seeking to sell plots for 30 homes in a Palestinian neighborhood of occupied East Jerusalem, where 117 settler families already live, Israeli settlement watchdog Peace Now said on Friday. Peace Now spokeswoman Hagit Ofran said that although the landowner has declared himself ready to sell […]

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Israel plans 1608 new housing units in OJ

[ 29/03/2011 – 04:42 PM ]   OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation authority (IOA) is planning to build 1608 new housing units in eastern Jerusalem, the Hebrew newspaper Haaretz said on Tuesday. It added that the planning and construction committee of the Jewish controlled municipality of occupied Jerusalem would endorse a new neighborhood in […]

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