Israeli settlement construction in West Bank surges under Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu

December 15, 2014 7:15 AM

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Israeli settlement construction in West Bank surges under Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu

FILE - In this Monday, Sept. 7, 2009 file photo, an Israeli flag is seen in front of the West Bank Jewish settlement of Maaleh Adumim on the outskirts of Jerusalem. The population of Jewish settlers in the occupied West Bank has surged during Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's years in office, growing at more than twice the pace of the overall population, according to official figures obtained in December, 2014. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue, File) (The Associated Press)

JERUSALEM – The population of Jewish settlers in the occupied West Bank has surged during Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's years in office, growing at more than twice the pace of Israel's overall population, according to newly obtained official figures.

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