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  8/10/2011, Av 10, 5771

Knesset Adds to Budget


The Knesset's Finance Committee made changes to the 2011 budget on Wednesday. Among the changes: MKs agreed to provide 11 million shekels for securing the light rail train in Jerusalem, which is to begin providing service in the near future.

The committee also approved 21.5 million shekels for equipping 200 new firefighters.