I assume Porat will rest in peace - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • 04.10.11 | 16:59 (IST)

    Porat's parents were residents of Gush Etzion in pre-state Palestine, and he settled in the same place. My assumption is that Porat will also be buried in the Gush. This area is likely to remain in Israeli hands, exchanged for some other Israeli territory. By contrast, other settlements (like Ofra) will be evacuated, and those buried in their cemeteries exhumed and reburied elsewhere, as happened to the Gaza settlements. In this sense, Porat is lucky. His bones will rest in peace unlike other settlers' bones.

    from the article: Pioneer of Israeli settler movement Hanan Porat dies at 67
    First published 15:40 04.10.11 | Last updated 15:40 04.10.11
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