Deputy Foreign Minister: Jordan Valley must be under Israeli sovereignty

03.01.2014                      02.Schwat.5774

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Deputy Foreign Minister: Jordan Valley must be under Israeli sovereignty

Interior minister leads delegation of lawmakers on symbolic tour of swath of West Bank that Israel views as vital for its strategic depth.

The Jordan Valley must be placed under Israeli sovereignty, Deputy Foreign Minister Ze’ev Elkin (Likud) said on Thursday, as he issued a stern message to visiting US Secretary of State John Kerry against any talk of an Israeli withdrawal to the pre-1967 “Auschwitz borders”….