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December 10, 2012 11:48 am

In Meeting, European Foreign Ministers Will Seek Methods to Press Israel on Jerusalem Development Plans

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The European Parliament building in Strasbourg, France.

Ynet – The European Union will look at ways on Monday to press Israel to ditch a plan to build settlements in a highly sensitive area of the West Bank, but hold off on tough action soon despite international outrage over the decision.

Some officials say that options for robust steps against Israel are limited due to a lack of unanimity in the 27-member EU and diplomatic protection of the Jewish state by its cast-iron superpower ally the United States.

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