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  10/9/2013, Cheshvan 5, 5774

Landau: Peretz’s Proposal Invites Division of Jerusalem


In an angry letter to Prime Minister Netanyahu’s offce, Minister of Tourism Dr. Uzi Landau described Minister of the Environment Amir Peretz’s decision to halt the development of a national part on the slopes of Mt. Scopus as providing an opening to the discussion of the division of Jerusalem.

MK Landau described Peretz’s action as being politically motivated, backed by left wing elements.