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  Nissan 22, 5766 , 20/04/06

Sikkuy Bemisgav: Don?t Honor Ze?evi

(IsraelNN.com) Sikkuy Bemisgav, an Israeli organization promoting equality between Jews and Arabs, has appealed to Mayor Adi Eldar of Carmiel not to name a neighborhood in the southern part of the development town after murdered cabinet minister Rehavam Ze’evi. Ze’evi was assassinated in a Jerusalem hotel by terrorists from the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine in October 2001. The late cabinet minister advocated the transfer of Palestinian-Authority Arabs by consent to Arab countries as a means of changing the demographics of Israel.

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