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Israel Approves New Settlement 2 Days Before Polls

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Sun, 15 Sep 2019 12:00 GMT

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's government approved a new settlement in the occupied West Bank on Sunday, September 15th, just two days ahead of closely fought general elections, AFP has reported.

The premier's office stated that Netanyahu's cabinet agreed to turn the wildcat settlement of Mevoot Yericho in the Jordan Valley into an official settlement.

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