Olmert: Settlement construction in Area E-1 is 'slap in the face' of Obama
Former PM says Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is the best partner Israel has had for peace, yet failed to accept the 'most far-reaching and daring plan ever proposed.'
Former Prime Minister Ehud Olmert criticized Saturday the decision to go forward with construction plans in Area E-1, which connects Jerusalem and Ma'aleh Adumim, describing it as a "slap in the face" of U.S. President Barack Obama.
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