Nomads no more: Israeli experts quibble on the fate of Negev's Bedouin
A government panel is busy creating a development plan for unrecognized Bedouin villages. The question is, are the Bedouin prepared to accept it?
A government panel headed by Minister Benny Begin has in recent months been formulating a development program for the unrecognized Bedouin villages in the northern Negev Desert and for the residents' claims of land ownership. This program will have ramifications for the open spaces in the region.