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  Iyar 22, 5767 , 10/05/07

New Jewish Neighborhood in Eastern Jerusalem

Three new Jewish neighborhoods are on the planning board for eastern Jerusalem, according to Deputy Mayor Yehoshua Pollak, Chairman of the Jerusalem Planning and Construction Committee.

The plan will create an area of contiguity between the capital and the community of Beit El north of the city and will also extend as far south as the Gush Etzion block of communities.

The committee approved the plan approximately 10 days ago.
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