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US Condemns Israel's Move to Build 181 Homes in East Jerusalem

The U.S. State Department has issued a swift and strong rebuke after learning that Israeli authorities issued building permits Wednesday for 181 new homes in east Jerusalem. "We strongly oppose settlement activity," spokesman John Kirby told reporters, stressing that such moves "risk entrenching a one-state reality and call into question Israel's commitment to negotiating a peace agreement with the Palestinians." Jerusalem spokeswoman Brachie Sprung said the...

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