Because this is the Eternal capital of Israel doesn't matter what other country are saying over the it status. Jerusalem is an open city Catholic Muslim and Jews have their freedom but no way that we give up Jerusalem to anyone in the world. I don't want to remember as usual that European powers and US have committed massacres to conquest their land and after massacres they all committed slavery. Today 2009 things are not changed and no one apologies for the committed crimes. the fact that you are still pretending to rule against the Jewish State is the evidence that anti-Semitism is growing and Israel is just an alibi to justify it. Approval for new building in Jerusalem was the right answer.
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from the article: Israel approves new building plan for West Bank settlement