Har Homa - updates

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Netanyahu announces thousands of new east Jerusalem settler homes

Feb 21, 2020 - 12:27 AM

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu also announces approval to build a new settlement with several thousands of homes in Givat Hamatos, next to the mainly Palestinian east Jerusalem neighborhood of Beit Safafa

NEW HOMES. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (R) points from an overview at the Israeli settlement of Har Homa (background) on February 20, 2020. Photo by Debbie Hill/ various sources/AFP

Israel OKs plans for 500 E.Jerusalem settler homes: NGO

Nov 03, 2014 - 11:50 PM

The announcement infuriates the Palestinians and comes after Israel s ally the United States warned the Jewish state over its controversial settlements policy

Israel greenlights plans for 1,000 Jerusalem settler homes

Oct 27, 2014 - 4:26 PM

It sparks a Palestinian warning of an explosion of violence

HAR HOMA. The Israeli settlement of Har Homa (foreground), built in East Jerusalem, is seen in front of the West Bank city of Bethlehem (background) on September 1, 2014. Ahmad Gharabli/AFP