Simchon promises to put end to Palestinian olive tree destruction

By JPOST.COM STAFF
October 18, 2007 17:29

Agriculture Minister Shalom Simchon announced on Thursday that he planned to fight the destruction of olive trees belonging to Palestinians by Jewish settlers. Simchon made his comments after meeting with the Palestinian Authority's Olive Council head, Army Radio reported. The minister promised him that he would formulate a plan of action in the matter in coordination with Defense Minister Ehud Barak.


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