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March 9, 2011 7:43 pm

Netanyahu: IDF Will Remain Along Jordan River

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Jerusalem Post – Amid talk of a new diplomatic plan, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu went to the Jordan Valley on Tuesday and made abundantly clear that in any future agreement, Israel must retain a security presence along the Jordan River.

Noticeably, however, he said nothing about the future of the settlements in the region, even as he called the area Israel’s “eastern gate” and the country’s “insurance policy.”

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