Despite US pressure, Gilo to be expanded – Israel News, Ynetnews

On the backdrop of the new American demand to freeze construction in the Jerusalem neighborhood of Gilo, the regional committee for planning and construction on Tuesday approved a motion to expand Gilo and south Jerusalem and build 900 new housing units in the neighborhood.

 

“The fact that the United States is against this or not is not a factor,” one of the committee members told Ynet.

via Despite US pressure, Gilo to be expanded – Israel News, Ynetnews.

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