Right-wing Lawmakers Warn Netanyahu Against Settlement Freeze

In a letter to Netanyahu, some 21 Knesset members, including seven deputy ministers, express vehement opposition to construction freeze as part of a deal with the Palestinians.

Some 21 members of Knesset, including seven deputy ministers, sent a letter to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Thursday expressing their total opposition to a settlement freeze as part of a U.S.–brokered peace deal between Israel and the Palestinians.