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Settlers and Settlements: October 31, 2012

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Peace Now has revealed that two new illegal outposts have been built in the West Bank since 2005.  The first outpost, Talei Tal, was built near the settlement of Talmon.  The second outpost, Tzofim North, has been built near Qalqilya.

(Hebrew – Walla)

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October 31st, 2012 at 12:05 pm

Military and Security Forces: January 25, 2012

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Settlers claim that two Border Guard jeeps under the command of Orad Atar came to the Yissa Beracha outpost near Mitzpe Yericho and set building materials found there on fire.  According to the settlers one of the Border Guards admitted to setting the fire.

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January 25th, 2012 at 8:00 pm

Closed Society: January 23, 2012

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The Prime Minister and settler representatives have reached a compromise regarding the removal of the illegal outpost of Migron, according to which the settlers will move to buildings which will be constructed for them in a nearby area, and the permanent structures of Migron will not be demolished, but would rather be converted to an agricultural farm.

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January 23rd, 2012 at 10:52 am

Closed Society: January 23, 2012

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A number of ministers and coalition members of Knesset received an e-mail with a death threat in the wake of cabinet statements that it is willing to evacuate the illegal outpost of Migron.

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January 23rd, 2012 at 10:27 am

Closed Society: December 28, 2011

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The State and settler representatives have reached an agreement about the Ramat Gilad outpost.  According to the agreement, five temporary structures and additional warehouses will be relocated from private land to a different part of the outpost, and a city building plan will be approved in the future in order to allow the outpost to become part of the Karnei Shomron settlement as a separate neighborhood.

 

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December 28th, 2011 at 10:13 pm

Closed Society: December 12, 2011

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Approximately 40 right-wing activists broke through the border fence near the Jordanian border and established an outpost near the Qasr al-Yahud holy site in the buffer zone, near the Allenby Bridge.

(Hebrew)

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December 12th, 2011 at 11:19 pm