MK Michael Ben Ari (National Union) also arrived at the scene and nailed a mezuzah to the wooden structure being raised by the settlers, explaining: "It's my duty as a legislator".
Settlers work to rebuild structures (Photo: Naomi Disin)
Dozens of youths working to rebuild the outpost said they would make sure Maoz Ester was expanded even further than it had been originally.
Seven tin huts and several youths residing in the area were removed from the Maoz Ester outpost. No violent incidents were recorded. A building was recently demolished in the area, leading to violent acts on the part of local residents.