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  Shvat 20, 5772 , 13/02/12

PM: Arab Sector Wants Freedom from 'Civil Terror'

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu told a Knesset Committee of Inquiry into the Integration of Arab workers in the Public Sector, Monday, that there is a yearning in the Arab sector to be freed from what he called "civil terror". Addressing a hearing on employment and violence in the Arab sector, Netanyahu said, " The Arab sector is begining to live an unbearable life in terms of crime, murder, the murder of women, robbery and harassment," and noted that "more than 40% of Arabs are afraid that they will be harmed. We must act to change this."

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