Israeli settlers evacuate illegal outpost

Oct. 16, 2002 at 5:26 PM
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TEL AVIV, Israel, Oct. 16 (UPI) -- A family of Israeli settlers and more than 1,000 supporters, who climbed to their hilltop outpost near Nablus, were evacuated peacefully Wednesday to avoid a showdown with the army. Settlements in or near the Palestinian territories have been a divisive issue among Israelis as well as between Israelis and Palestinians.

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