The Israeli officials have approved a plan for the construction of a new settlement neighborhood in the Atarot area to the north of occupied Jerusalem al Quds.

Iran PressMiddle East: The new settlement includes 10,000 residential units and will spread over 124.3 hectares, and according to Israeli media outlets, the plan includes the construction of a commercial area.

This new settlement will be built around Quds International Airport.

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates of the Palestinian Authority also condemned the Israeli plan.