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Hilltop Youth push to settle West Bank

Posted in 1 by beyondtheborder on August 18, 2009

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Mr Slonam says the only law he heeds is the law of God.

“God gave us all of Israel, it all belongs to the Jews.”

“It’s not like I’m going to Egypt and claiming land there. This is Israel,” he says of the land Israel has occupied since the 1967 Arab-Israeli war.

“It’s the land of the Israeli people, the Jewish people, so we’re allowed to be here.”

Raised in a religious home in the Tzofim settlement, he studies in a seminary for much of the year, and says he is not at all interested in girls or alcohol and his parents support his activism.

For full article, visit http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/8204826.stm

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