Settlement museum bill might signal annexation plan

25.11.2011                      28.Cheschwan. 5772

Knesset:

Settlement museum bill might signal annexation plan

Knesset will hear proposed law that would place West Bank settlement museums under Israeli law, intended as first step in annexation.

The Knesset will soon hold its first reading of a bill that would place West Bank settlement museums under Israeli law, but the legislation seeks much more than that.
On the surface of it, the bill is about museum funding and allows those institutions to apply for government money on an equal footing with museums within the pre-Six Day War armistice line….