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  3/12/2012, Adar 18, 5772

Peace Now Slams Migron Agreement


Secretary-General Yariv Oppenheimer of Shalom Achshav (Peace Now) criticized, Monday morning, the agreement signed, Sunday evening by residents of the Binyamin-region Jewish community of Migron with the government. Under the agreement, the residents will to a spot that is lower on the strategic hill they occupy in order to meet the demands of a Supreme Court ruling.

Interviewed by Israel Defense Forces Radio, Oppenheimer said, "We hope that the High Court will not approve the agreement. The court should stand up for itself and demand that the state uproot the outpost by the end of this March."