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  Iyar 8, 5772 , 30/04/12

C'tee OKs Bill to Halve Benefits to Terrorists

The Labor, Welfare and Health Committee of the Knesset approved for second and third readings, Monday, a bill denying half of the unemployment allowances, disability, age, work accidents, and other benefits to Israeli citizens who have been convicted and imprisoned for more than ten years for terrorism. The bill is expected to pass the Knesset soon.

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