Min. Ariel: 'Tel Aviv No Different from Samaria'In response to Ariel's promise to build in Shomron, PA official says: "It will be difficult to evict all the settlers."
Elkin: Lapid's Criticism Harsher than Americans'Deputy Foreign Minister scolds Finance Minister over objection to new tenders.
PA: Stop Tenders or Talks are Off"Let Netanyahu make peace with Bennett,” senior PA official tells Voice of Israel radio.
MK Says New Tenders Part of Bigger DealBayit Yehudi's Slomiansky tell IDF Radio extensive construction in Jerusalem, Judea and Samaria is on its way.
Nationalists Defend Housing TendersBennett: the question is not why are we building in Jerusalem, but why haven't we been doing so until now.
PA Slams Israeli Construction in Judea and SamariaHousing Minister Uri Ariel retorts: "No country in the world accepts dictates from other countries on where it is allowed to build or not."
UN: 40 New Homes for Efrat is 'Provocation'UN Secy-Gen Ban Ki-moon has accused Israel of "provocative action" in publishing routine, approved tenders for 40 new homes for Efrat.