During ??? justice Ministry expert evidently ??? interpretations that made "govt. land" available for settlement?
Three of the seven settlements debated by the Isr. cabinet for 6 1/2 hours today (14.10.79).
Kedumim near Nablus one of the two left to a Ministerial Committee to work out how they will expand without encroaching on privately owned Arab land. Shows settles mixing cement, burrowing it to lay foundations and around temporary structure put up outside the settlement boundaries and later removed by the army.
Ophra, south of Jerusalem, a second settlement where no decision could be taken to satisfy settler demands of expansion yet not move onto privately owned Arab land, also left to the Ministerial committee to find a solution. starts with settler carrying pre-fab pannel, bulldozer, putting ??? houses.
Givon, between Ramallah and ?? expanded on govt.-owned land and ??? by Jews.
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Background: During ??? justice Ministry expert evidently ??? interpretations that made "govt. land" available for settlement expansion.