Construction in Efrat, Judea. (Gershon Elinson/Flash90) (Gershon Elinson/Flash90)
Construction Efrat

As Israel prepares to apply sovereignty over towns in Judea and Samaria, the Ministry of Defense approves thousands of new houses.

Defense Minister Bennett announced the approval of 7,000 new housing units in the town of Efrat in the heartland of Judea.

The announcement came just days after the US State Department announced it would support Israeli extending sovereignty over the Jewish communities of Judea and Samaria.

Watch to learn about this historic announcement.