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  9/13/2011, Elul 14, 5771

Ramat Migron: Two Demolitions, Five Arrests

Police, Border Police and Israel Defense Force troops raided the Binyamin-region Jewish community of Ramat Migron, Monday evening, and destroyed two homes, bringing to seven the number of buildings demolished in the past two weeks at the site.

Police arrested four teenage girls, claiming they violated a restraining order that was intended to keep them away from Migron. No clear reason was given for the arrest of a boy during the raid. The Honenu legal aid organization has contacted the detainees. The various forces chased other youthful residents of the community and confiscated holy books, phylacteries and other personal property of the residents.

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