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  Kislev 26, 5772 , 22/12/11

Bielski Pledges to be Emissary for Beit El Neighborhood

Member of Knesset Ze'ev Bielski pledged, Thursday, to be an emissary for the residents of the Ulpana (religious girl's high school) neighborhood in the Binyamin-region Jewish community of Beit El, whose homes are threatened by demolition under a Supreme Court order. He said he would do what he could to prevent the demolition, explaining, "We need to find the common good and the good people who will find a way to the solution and I believe it will be found."

The Kadima party lawmaker was the latest Knesset member to visit the neighborhood as a guest of National Union Chairman Ya'akov Katz. During Bielski's visit on Thursday, he was briefed by Ketzaleh and residents of the neighborhood regarding the demoliton threat and their efforts to stop it.

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