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  Tamuz 2, 5773 , 10/06/13

Lieberman: Lack of J'm Building is Temporary

The Jewish Daily Forward reports former Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman responded on Monday to reports on Israel Army Radio, which said there has been a de facto construction freeze in Jerusalem neighborhoods located beyond the Green Line since the beginning of the year, "its a temporary accommodation of Secretary Kerry's peace efforts."

Earlier on Monday, Israel Army Radio reported that since the beginning of 2013 not one apartment has been marketed beyond the Green Line in Jerusalem, citing information it had obtained from the Housing and Construction Ministry.

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