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Israel's West Bank settlement-building freeze ends

Israel's PM Benjamin Netanyahu has urged the Palestinians to continue peace talks despite an end to Israel's ban on West Bank settlement-building.

The end of the ban was marked by a countdown in the West Bank settlements of Revava and in Kiryat Netafim.

A groundbreaking ceremony was also held where a mixer poured cement into a hole, launching construction of a creche.

  • 27 Sep 2010
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