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  FILE - In this Monday, Jan. 7, 2008 file photo, a general view of the unauthorized West Bank outpost of Bruchin. Israel legalized three unsanctioned West Bank settler outposts and was trying to save another on Tuesday April 24 2012. The Israeli government's announcement of its decision relied heavily on verbal gymnastics. It said it was "formalizing the status" of Sansana, Bruchin and Rehalim, three longstanding enclaves that are home to hundreds of Jewish settlers. (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit, File)
FILE - In this Monday, Jan. 7, 2008 file photo, a general view of the unauthorized West Bank outpost of Bruchin. Israel legalized three unsanctioned West Bank settler outposts and was trying to save another on Tuesday April 24 2012. The Israeli government's announcement of its decision relied heavily on verbal gymnastics. It said it was "formalizing the status" of Sansana, Bruchin and Rehalim, three longstanding enclaves that are home to hundreds of Jewish settlers. (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit, File)

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