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EU high representative rejects modifying Jerusalem border
EU high representative rejects modifying Jerusalem border
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Occupied Jerusalem, ALRAY - Josep Borrell,High Representative of the European Union , stated that the EU will not recognize any modifying to the border of Jerusalem prior to 1967, urging Israel to reconsider its decision.   

He stressed that Israel's decision to expand the illegal settlement east of Jerusalem threatens the two state solutions.

Borrel issued a statement in response to Israel announcement of new planes to construct 1000 settlement units in Har Homa and Givat Hamtus in occupied east Jerusalem.

He threatened that the settlement expansion will cut the geographical contiguous between Jerusalem and Bethlehem and will isolate Palestinians who live there, stressing that the plan violate the international law.

Netanyahu has announced Thursday a new plan to build 1000 settlement units in settlements on Jabal Abu Ghneim, and "Givat Hamatos" built in the Beit Safafa area in occupied Jerusalem.

The occupation authorities have announced a plan aimed at establishing a settlement neighborhood on the territory of Jerusalem International Airport, "Qalandiya Airport."

According to the announcement published by "Haaretz" newspaper, the project will be built on about 1,200 acres, to include between 6,900 and 9,000 settlement units, in addition to commercial centers with an area of 300,000 square meters, and 45,000 square meters to be allocated to "operating areas", a hotel and reservoirs Water and other facilities.