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  חשון 8, 5771 , 16/10/10

US Against Israel Building in Pisgat Z'ev and Ramot

The United States announced that it was disappointed with Israel's decision to issue tenders for the construction of some 240 housing units in the Pisgat Z'ev and Ramot neighborhoods, located in northern and northwest Jerusalem respectively.

Washington said the decision to build in "east Jerusalem" hinders the efforts to resume the direct negotiations between Israel and the American-backed Palestinian Authority. 
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