FEATURE-Settlers see Israel vote as battle for survival

March 20, 2006 at 12:13 am | Posted in Israel | Leave a comment

(Reuters) For many Jewish settlers in the occupied West Bank, Israel’s March 28 election is a do-or-die battle for their future.

In what has become the central issue of the campaign, they are fighting a plan by interim Prime Minister Ehud Olmert, the expected winner of the poll, to remove isolated settlements as part of moves to impose Israel’s final borders by 2010.

Read more at http://www.alertnet.org/thenews/newsdesk/L16781981.htm


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