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  Sivan 12, 5773 , 21/05/13

Report: Ya'alon Told Alon Not to Appear with Yesha Reps

Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon ordered Central District Commander Nitzan Alon of the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) not to speak at the open portion of a meeting scheduled for Wednesday by a subcommittee of the Knesset Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee, according to a Tuesday-morning report by the Ma'ariv daily. The report follows one on Monday that Alon refused to appear alongside representatives of Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria (Shomron), abbreviated Yesha.

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