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Israel to build 50 new homes at W.Bank settlement
By IBT Staff Reporter on 06/29/09 AT 10:44 AM
Israel's Defense Ministry said Monday it had approved construction of 50 new homes at a West Bank settlement as part of a plan for 1,450 housing units, an expansion that defies a U.S. call for a settlement freeze.