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Israeli settlements still expanding
Israel is continuing construction in the West Bank despite a government suspension.
Last Modified: 16 Feb 2010 20:23 GMT

Israel is continuing to build illegal settlements on Palestinian land, despite a 10-month suspension of new construction announced by the government.

Peace Now, an Israeli non-governmental organisation, says work is taking place at more than 30 settlements in the occupied West Bank.

Nour Odeh reports from Beit Sahour.

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Al Jazeera
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