While the embassy was exempted from requiring a building permit, it hasn't gotten permission to build a wall around the new office - one of Trump's key demands
Planning board waives building permit, allowing expedient construction on the U.S. consulate in order to turn the building into a temporary embassy by May
Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon is promoting an emergency move that would bypass planning regulations enforced by law; hurdles posed by Israeli law and U.S. demands complicate plan
Builders show scant interest, while the home buyers are ultra-Orthodox Jews
Shimmering Dimona: Is That the Pearl of the Negev on the Drawing Boards, or Is It Just a Desert Mirage?
Long neglected, the town is due to get massive government funding aimed at tripling its population in style