White House official tells Haaretz that Netanyahu decided to build the new settlement before Trump laid out his concerns about settlements, adds that Israel will take Trump's concerns into consideration from now on.
Illegal structures in Palgei Mayim and Givat Haroeh, outside of the settlement blocs, will be declared as state land.
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