A view of the Jewish West Bank settlement of Maaleh Adumim, with E1, background, near Jerusalem, Sunday, Dec. 2, 2012. (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit)

Int’l Community Condemns Israel’s Announcement Of 3,000 Settler Homes After Palestinian UN Bid

(MintPress) – The Israeli government announced plans to build 3,000 illegal settler homes in the occupied West Bank Friday, dealing what U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki Moon has called a “near fatal blow to the two state solution.” The move comes in response to Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas’ decision to put the issue of […]