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  11/13/2013, Kislev 10, 5774

Veteran Samaria Pioneer Calls for E1 Housing

Veteran Samaria pioneer Daniella Weiss, former mayor of Keudmim, called for E1 to be built up despite an unofficial moratorium amid the Iranian talks and the Palestinian Authority negotiations. In an interview with Arutz Sheva news on Wednesday, Weiss pledged to hold another march on the barren tact of land in a bid to create a new community. The bid is similar to the marches she helped organize in the 1970s which resulted in the establishment of the first communities in Samaria.

E1, also known as Mevaseret Adumim is technically owned by Maale Adumim but political pressure has prevented any construction.

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