Israel's education minister: British condemnation of West Bank college upgrade 'baseless'
Gideon Sa'ar says Ariel University is not an obstacle to peace, adding the connection between Israel and the settlement is 'no less strong' than that of the U.K. and the Falkland Islands.
Education Minister Gideon Sa'ar, a leading candidate for foreign minister, levied harsh criticism against Britain for its condemnation of the upgrade of Ariel college in the West Bank to the status of university.
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