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  6/25/2013, Tammuz 17, 5773

Report: Terrorist Release and Yesha Building Freeze

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu has agreed to release terrorists, ahead of next month's observance of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan and to consider declaring a construction freeze outside large population blocs in Judea and Samaria (Shomron), according to a Tuesday-morning report by the Ma'ariv daily. In return, Chairman Mahmoud Abbas of the Palestinian Authority will waive his precondition of Israeli withdrawal to the pre-Six Day War boundaries in order to restart negotiations.

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