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  1/16/2012, Tevet 21, 5772

Report: Military Policy Allows Force Against MKs

The Israel Defense Forces may, under certain conditions, use force against Knesset members who refuse to leave closed military areas or who try to enter them without permission, according to a Monday report by Yisrael Hayom. The newspaper cites a Defense Ministry document presented to the Knesset's House Committee, last week, on policy for members of Knesset entering Judea and Samaria as well as the Palestinian Authority-assigned areas.

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