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News Brief

  6/3/2014, Sivan 5, 5774

Ministers: Examine Possibility of Gush Etzion Annexation


At a meeting of the security cabinet Monday, ministers discussed the establishment of a committee to establish criteria for the annexation of Gush Etzion, south of Jerusalem, to Israel.

The committee is being set up at the express request of Economics Minister Naftali Bennett. Bennett has proposed annexing all of Area C, where the large majority of Israelis in Judea and Samaria live.