News Brief 2/8/2012, Shevat 15, 5772
Bnei Akiva Plant Trees in Samaria for Tu Bishvat
The Bnei Akiva youth movement held its annual Tu Bishvat hike on Wednesday in Samaria. The hike too place in the Beit Aryeh - Ofarim community. The Minister of Science and Technology Prof. Daniel Hershkowitz and the head of the Bnei Akiva movement Danny Hirschberg and Lieutenant Colonel Boaz Harpaz joined the approximately 4,000 young students. The group also planted trees, as is traditional for the holiday.