A Terror-stricken Israeli Settlement's Vision for Peace With the Palestinians

The settlers of Otniel, which has suffered numerous deadly terror attacks since its founding two decades ago, insist upon conciliatory messages of coexistence with their neighbors. What sets them apart from other settlers?

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The West Bank settlement of Otniel.
The West Bank settlement of Otniel. Credit: Kobi Kalmanovitz
Shany Littman
Shany Littman
Natan Meir, whose wife, Dafna, was stabbed to death by a Palestinian in their home in the settlement of Otniel. Credit: Kobi Kalmanovitz
Akiva Meir, center. His mother was stabbed to death by a Palestinian in their home in the West Bank settlement of Otniel. Credit: Kobi Kalmanovitz
Michal Nagen. Credit: Kobi Kalmanovitz
Levi Weinstein.Credit: Kobi Kalmanovitz
The Otniel yeshiva.Credit: Kobi Kalmanovitz

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