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  12/5/2011, Kislev 9, 5772

Pre-Release Prisoners to Qualify for Aid


Industry, Commerce and Labor Minister Shalom Simchon decided, Monday, that prisoners who are about to be released and prisoners who have just been released will be designated as a special population and be eligible for assistance from the ministry.

Other special populations qualifying for special assistance include minorities, the hareidi-religious population and single parents, among others.