The PA plans to house some 250,000 Palestinians in new homes built in areas Israel intends to evacuate within the framework of the disengagement plan, according to Palestinian minister for civil affairs Mohammed Dahlan.

Speaking to the Saudi Al-Watan newspaper, Dahlan also said Israel will be obligated to remove the rubble of settlement homes.

Dahlan also proposed a third party security check arrangements at the inlets and exits of the Gaza strip, including the airport and the seaport.