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  11/8/2011, Cheshvan 11, 5772

Margi's Office Rejects Tzohar Charges

The office of Religious Services Minister Ya'akov Margi rejected, Tuesday, charges by the Tzohar rabbinical organization that Margi was harming the organization's activities. The Tzohar comments followed Margi's reducing group's opportunities for marrying Israeli couples.

Margi's office said that the minister offered Tzohar a solution but that Tzohar declared they would carry on a media campaign against him.