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  Av 27, 5772 , 15/08/12

Cabinet Secretary Again Refuses Meeting on Pollard

Cabinet Secretary Zvi Hauser and Ron Dermer of the Prime Minister's Office again refused to attend a meeting regarding the release of Jewish-American prisoner Jonathan Pollard. Member of Knesset Uri Ariel of the Knesset State Control Committee’s has been trying to organize a meeting to promote ways Israel have achieve Pollard's release.

Pollard was convicted of passing classified information to Israel regarding Arab chemical and biological weapons capabilities. He was sentences to life imprisonment.

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