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Still no resolution re Western Wall

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Israel’s Prime Minister Netanyahu touches the stones of the Western Wall in Jerusalem’s Old City

Published: 27 August 2016

Last updated: 4 March 2024

Netanyahu adviser leaves without resolving Western Wall issue – Jeremy Sharon – The Jerusalem Post 24.08.16
Director of Reform Movement in Israel, Rabbi Gilad Kariv: ‘Unfortunately, we don’t think there is going to be any progress through the efforts of the Prime Minister’s Office to resolve this.’ Petition being prepared to High Court of Justice.

And see: Netanyahu warns Haredim they must compromise on Western Wall - Jeremy Sharon & Gil Hoffman – The Jerusalem Post 25.08.16
The PM said the agreement proposed by Attorney-General Avihai Mandelblit after three years of negotiations was reasonable and should be implemented, warning that if the Haredi political parties do not compromise on the pluralist prayer section at the Western Wall, the High Court of Justice will likely impose a solution.


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