In an interview with host Efi Triger on Army Radio’s Good Morning Israel program, Netanyahu announced his intention to re-assert Israeli sovereignty over the city that Abraham originally purchased from Ephron the Hittite.
“In the Bible, we see that Jericho is the key to all of Israel, Rabbi Sudri told Breaking Israel News. “If you have the key in your hand, only then can you enter but after you do the entire land will be open in front of you.
Rina had no voice in the politics of Israel or say on who owns the Judea Samaria, but for some, she has become a symbol of the constant courage that girls everywhere display in navigating environments outside of their control.
“King David arrived in Hebron had only two tribes with him. He had what we would call today a very narrow coalition. Yet because he was connected to our deep roots in Hebron, he was able to establish his dynasty in Jerusalem.
Every year, aside from guided tours of Hebron, the city’s renewed Jewish community of Hebron holds a memorial service at the cemetery where many of the victims are buried. But never one as high profile as the 90th anniversary on Wednesday.
Speaking to school children in Elkana in Samaria, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu promises to “extend Jewish sovereignty to all the settlements, as part of the Land of Israel and as part of the State of Israel.”
“We believe that the police and the Palestinian society as a whole should focus on combating the occupation and all forms of violence that tear apart the sensitive fabric of our society and values, rather than witch-hunting hard-working activists,” the group said