Haredi parties, settlements and peace - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • MichaelNJ
    • 10.02.13 | 15:23 (IST)

    Now that they face the prospect of questions of war and peace having a direct impact on their communities, the Haredi parties could make Israeli politics so much clearer if they would state their preference for peace over settlements and their willingness to work with other parties who share that goal, which would allow a coalition to be fomed that would include neither of the settler-dominated parties.

    from the article: It's the settlers - not the ultra-Orthodox - that threaten Israel most
    First published 06:03 10.02.13 | Last updated 06:03 10.02.13
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