Hebron Hills council head urges PM not to open Hakvasim checkpoint

By JPOST.COM STAFF
May 4, 2008 21:26

Hebron Hills Regional Council head Tzvika Bar-Hai sent an urgent letter to Prime Minister Ehud Olmert Sunday evening, requesting that he reverse his decision to open the Hakvasim checkpoint to Palestinian traffic. Bar-Hai claimed in his letter that the checkpoint was set up in order to prevent terrorist attacks at Hakvasim junction, where Israelis have been killed in the past.


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