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Israel Cuts Ties with UN Human Rights Council

A senior diplomatic source said, Monday, that the management of the Foreign Ministry has decided to cut ties with the United Nations Human Rights Council. The decision, hinted at last week by Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman, followed the council's decision to appoint a panel to examine the presence of Jews in Judea, Samaria and eastern Jerusalem on the rights of area Arabs.

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