May 21, 2015

THE MILITARY GETS IT, EVEN IF THE POLS CAN'T SAY IT:

IDF claims it is easing travel around West Bank for Palestinians : New roads paved, previously closed junctions reopened, officers say, arguing that terror less likely to flourish if economy thrives (ONATHAN BECK May 22, 2015, Times of Israel)

The IDF's Judea and Samaria Division is quietly promoting actions to ease travel and movement for Palestinians around the West Bank, even as critics in Israel and abroad slam an aborted plan for separate bus lines for settlers and for Palestinians, Israeli military officials said.

The policy aims to better the lives of Palestinian residents and avoid penalizing them for the crimes of terror organizations active in the West Bank, the officials told the Ynet news site.

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