The new West Bank settlements "does provoke strong feelings in the administration," White House says.
The Obama administration is once again condemning Israel for plans to construct housing on land claimed by the Palestinians. The State Department said Wednesday the proposal to build a new … Click to Continue »
In an uncommonly harsh statement, the Obama administration condemned the Israeli government for approving plans to create a new Jewish settlement on the West Bank.
In unusually strong statements, the White House and State Department lashed out at a proposal announced last week to construct a significant new settlement in West Bank
WASHINGTON — The Obama administration on Wednesday once again condemned Israel for plans to construct housing on land claimed by the Palestinians, saying that a new project announced last week profoundly hurts efforts to forge a two...