Smotrich said planning to allocate $180M to Judea and Samaria


August 25, 2023

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Finance Minister and leader of the Religious Zionism Party Bezalel Smotrich and National Mission Minister Orit Strock at a faction meeting in the Jewish community of Givat Harel, near Shiloh, Feb. 14, 2023.

(JNS) - Israeli Finance Minister Bezalel Smotrich and National Missions Minister Orit Strock are spearheading a 670 million shekel ($180 million) initiative with the stated goal of strengthening "civilian resilience" in Jewish communities across Judea and Samaria, local media reported on Wednesday.

The "unprecedented" addition to the 2023-2024 budget, parts of which were already agreed upon in the coalition agreement with Smotrich's the Religious Zionism Party, will be formally discussed at the weekly Cabinet meeting in Jerusalem this coming Sunday, according to the reports.

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