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Israel Stands Up for the Disabled with UN Convention

The United Nations's Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities was ratified Monday by the Israeli government. The State of Israel originally signed the Convention in March 2007.

The ratification was completed after examining the compatibility between state law and the requirements of the convention.

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