Dozens of settlers protest checkpoint changes near Tarkumiya

By JPOST.COM STAFF
March 6, 2009 11:47




Dozens of settlers gathered near Tarkumiya on Friday in protest of the plan, led by OC Central Command Maj.-Gen. Gadi Shamni, to introduce changes at several West Bank checkpoints. The settlers are particularity peeved at the increased frequency they are required to show identification. The demonstrators blocked the road at the Tarkumiya checkpoint, but there were no clashes.


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