Israeli Minister Tours West Bank Settlements: ‘We Are Here to Win’

Israeli minister Ofir Akunis toured Israeli settlements yesterday and declared his support for the annexation of the so-called Gush Etzion settlement bloc and Judea and Samaria [the West Bank] in general, reported right-wing news outlet Arutz Sheva.

The Minister of Science and Technology, part of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s ruling Likud party, visited the Gush Etzion settlements with local settler council leader Shlomo Ne’eman.

Akunis described the Gush Etzion settlement bloc as

During the visit, the science minister said that his ministry bring[s] all the wonders of science and technologyhere to Gush Etzion settlements.

Ne’eman expressed thanks on behalf of the local settlers for his great support both in the field of his professional office and on the national level.

Source: Palestine Chronicle