Israel to continue with settlement

Netanyahu refuses to bend, despite U.S., European opposition

Posted: December 4, 2012 at 4:56 a.m.

Israeli security forces arrive at the scene after a Palestinian man rammed his car into a military jeep near the West Bank Jewish settlement of Shavei Shomron, near Nablus, on Monday.

Israel rejected a wave of American and European condemnations Monday over plans to build thousands of new homes in West Bank settlements, vowing to press forward with the construction in the face of widespread international opposition.

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