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    • The Jerusalem Center
    • 24.01.13 | 12:46 (IST)

    "Contrary to reports, the completion of E-1 would not cut the West Bank in half and undermine Palestinian contiguity. Israel has planned a new road that would allow Palestinian traffic coming from the south to pass eastward of Maale Adumim and continue northward to connect with the cities in the northern West Bank. This Palestinian bypass road would actually reduce the time for Palestinian drivers traveling in a north-south direction who would encounter no Israeli roadblocks." http://jcpa.org/article/protecting-the-contiguity-of-israel-the-e-1-area-and-the-link-between-jerusalem-and-maale-adumim/

    from the article: Palestinians to Israel: Stop E-1 plan or we'll go to The Hague
    First published 08:07 24.01.13 | Last updated 08:07 24.01.13
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