Israel Rejects U.N. Officer’s Advice on Combatting Infiltration
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Israel Rejects U.N. Officer’s Advice on Combatting Infiltration

Israel military authorities today rejected a suggestion by U.N. truce staff member Col. Bennett de Riders that it .replace its troops guarding the border areas by policemen,

A military spokesman, commenting on the suggestion, said; We must ask Colonel de Riders not to interfere in Israel’s internal affairs and not to give us advice on now to combat infiltration. ” The spokesman advised the U. N. officer to turn his affords toward teaching countries from which the infiltrates. are coming-how to prevent infiltration. Arab Legionnaires today opened fire on Jewish lines in the Sheikh Jarrach quarter. Their explanation was mat they had “aimed at an Arab woman trying to