Israel plans new construction of West Bank settlements
Catholic World News - June 05, 2014
Israel’s housing ministry has opened the way for new settlements in the Palestinian territories, the AsiaNews service reports.
The announcement comes just before the prayer meeting in Rome that will bring together Israel’s President Peres and Palestinian President Abbas. The construction of new settlements could be a major setback for Israeli-Palestinian peace talks.
An appeal from our founder, Dr. Jeffrey Mirus:
Dear reader: If you found the information on this page helpful in your pursuit of a better Catholic life, please support our work with a donation. Your donation will help us reach seven million Truth-seeking readers worldwide this year. Thank you!
Progress toward our September expenses ($33,515 to go):
All comments are moderated. To lighten our editing burden, only current donors are allowed to Sound Off. If you are a donor, log in to see the comment form; otherwise please support our work, and Sound Off!