Tuesday, October 19th | 14 Heshvan 5782

December 27, 2013 9:57 am

PA Asks U.S. to Block Israeli Plans to Announce New Settlement Construction

avatar by News Editor

The Psagot Settlement. Photo: Wikipedia.

Times of Israel – Chief Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erekat said Friday that the Palestinian Authority president has appealed to the US to block plans by Israel to announce new settlement construction.

In a late night meeting Thursday with US envoy Martin Indyk, Abbas “asked for US intervention to stop the Israeli government from issuing new settlement decisions in order to save the peace process and the American efforts,” Erekat said.

Read full story.

Share this Story: Share On Facebook Share On Twitter

Let your voice be heard!

Join the Algemeiner


This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.