The heads of the Land of Israel Lobby in the Knesset, MKs Yariv Levin (Likud) and Orit Struk (Jewish Home), responded on Friday afternoon to Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman's remarks earlier in the day.
"A history of 20 years of Oslo and the thousands of victims of terrorism teaches us that whoever abandoned the land - abandoned the people as well. Preserving the wholeness of Israel is the key to maintaining the unity of the people," they said.
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