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  Cheshvan 14, 5773 , 30/10/12

Report: Lapid to Keep J'm, Large Blocs in Yesha

Chairman Yair Lapid of the Yesh Atid party is scheduled to present the party's diplomatic-security platform on Tuesday, during a political speech at the Ariel University Center. According to a report in the Ma'ariv daily, he is expected to say that Israel should enter three central settlement blocs in Judea and Samaria (Shomron), which will remain under Israeli sovereignty, and evacuate small communities in the framework of agreements with the Palestinian Authority. Jerusalem would remain united under Israeli sovereignty.

Ma'ariv has learned that Lapid intends to say that Israel should not undertake a unilateral attack on Iran's nuclear facility without the United States.

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