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  Adar 2, 5780 , 27/02/20

UN envoy: 'Settlements' are a substantial obstacle to peace

The UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process, Nickolay Mladenov, on Wednesday condemned Israel’s announcement from last week of new construction in the Givat Hamatos and Har Homa neighborhoods in Jerusalem.

In a statement, Mladenov also criticized Tuesday’s announcement of construction in the E1 area, near Maaleh Adumim.

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