Jerusalem24 – For the first time in his era the US President Joe Biden will discuss the local planning and building committee of the occupation municipality in Jerusalem tomorrow (Wednesday), a plan to expand construction outside the Green Line.
According to Haaretz newspaper, the construction plan is expected to be approved by the committee in order to build 540 new settlement units in the area between Jabal Abu Ghneim and Givat Hamatos, and in Givat Hamatos. Construction is expected to start in another neighborhood with more than 2000 housing units.
According to the newspaper, the building is particularly sensitive. Noting that in the Obama era, it was Biden who pressured the Israeli government to freeze construction.