Benjamin Netanyahu had previously named July 1 as the date when Israel would begin building settlements in the West Bank under Israeli sovereignty.
The West Bank or Cisjordan is a landlocked territory near the Mediterranean coast of Western Asia, forming the bulk of the Palestinian territories and the State of Palestine. — Wikipedia
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From the blog of Joel Singer at The Times of Israel
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