Under pressure from ultra-Orthodox, MDA sets up committee to be headed by Rabbi Shmuel Eliyahu, who raised controversy by calling on Jewish residents of Safed to not rent apartments to Arabs.14 comments
Chaim Levinson is a Haaretz correspondent, covering the Jewish settlements in the West Bank.
Previously, he was the Yedioth Ahoronot correspondent for Religious Affairs and the Orthodox communities.
Levinson received his B.A. in Social and Humanities Studies at the Open University and is currently studying for his M.A. in Interdisciplinary Democracy Studies.