AG: Transfer of West Bank outpost to former IDF base is problematic

04.06.2012                      14.Siwan. 5772

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AG: Transfer of West Bank outpost to former IDF base is problematic

Rightists urge Likud ministers to back construction on private Palestinian land.

Attorney General Yehuda Weinstein held consultations with officials from the State Attorney's Office and the Military Advocate General Corp, on Sunday to debate the legality of the plan to move the Ulpena Neighborhood to a nearby military zone.
The legality of the move was put in question during the debate because the area in question was expropriated for the establishment of a military base, in accordance with the law. Changing the use of the land for non-military use is not permitted though possible solutions are still being sought….