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  12/24/2012, Tevet 11, 5773

Elections Committee to Reconsider Eretz Hadasha

Chairman Eliyakum of the Central Elections Committee decided, Monday, to hold a second hearing by the full committee on the decision to shorten the description of the Eretz Hadasha party.

The party had requested to be identified as "Eretz Hadasha - the front to topple the capitalist government, headed by Eldad Yaniv and Ronnie Blair." The committee had removed the words, "the front to topple the capitalist government".