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  3/9/2014, Adar Bet 7, 5774

Netanyahu Reiterates Intent to Block Construction Freeze

Netanyahu's comments are not the first hint that Israel is rejecting a building freeze in Judea and Samaria, despite Palestinian Authority (PA) Chairman Mahmoud Abbas's demands Monday for such a freeze.

The Prime Minister stated almost exactly the same declaration on Sunday as he had on Friday, in remarks to Channel 10.