December 13, 2007
Splinter group keeps settler outpost movement alive
(Page 2 - Previous Page)"There is a clear commandment to settle the Land of Israel according to the Torah. It has been ours since the time of Abraham, so we don't need permission," said David, 17, his kippah covered partially by a black wool hat.
Others say they have lost faith in the state, especially after the 2005 withdrawal from the Gaza Strip, when some 9,000 Jews were pulled out of Gaza's Jewish towns, many by force.
"The police are not with us; they are against Torah and have forgotten the laws of Judaism," Ayana said before sitting down on a blanket with her friends, waiting until the police returned.
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