Hundreds arrive in Amona to protest evacuation

Monday, January 30, 2006 | 
The evacuation and demolition of the Amona outpost, slated for Wednesday is attracting hundreds of settlers to bolster residents who plan on resisting security forces. The Hebron Jewish Council and Israeli security made an agreement that those in the Abraham Avinu neighborhood, the illegal settlement in Hebron’s marketplace area would leave their homes voluntarily by Monday night. Orit Struck, a member of the Hebron Jewish Council said, "We are not abandoning any property today. The families will leave soon, and within a short time, Jewish families will return to live on the property." Nearly 14,000 security forces are training for anticipated violent resistance.

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