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Israel Announces Settlement Projects Following Prison Release

Israel has announced plans to build new homes in East Jerusalem, hours after freeing a group of Palestinian prisoners as part of a deal to revive peace talks. The government said Wednesday one of the four projects includes 1,500 homes in the Ramat Shlomo area. The last prisoner release, which took place in August, was also followed by an announcement of new settlement construction. Palestinians want East Jerusalem to be the capital of their future state, and refused to take part in past peace ...

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