This news story stipulates that this new construction will occur only in the settlements Israel intends to keep. What about the 20 new houses in Jordan Valley's Maskiot settlement which Barak signed off on yesterday. Is this Israel's way of saying to the world we intend to keep the entire Jordan Valley?
Thousands gather in Kuala Lumpur for rally urging Malaysian leader to quit (AP)
from the article: Palestinians: Israel vow to halt settlements is void