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  4/6/2014, Nissan 6, 5774

MK Ariel: No More Talks Unless PA Withdraws UN Steps


Housing and Construction Minister Uri Ariel made it clear, Sunday evening, that the Jewish Home party will not agree to any more negotiations with the Palestinian Authority unless the PA withdraws unilateral steps it took with the United Nations and other international bodies last week.

Speaking at a gathering of the National Union-Tekumah central committee, Ariel declared, "I say clearly, we will not accept continuation of negotiations with the Palestinians if they do not withdraw their application to UN institutions. We will continue to protect citizens of Israel and the land of Israel and we will not compromise on the security of the state and its citizens."

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