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  3/4/2013, Adar 22, 5773

Yesha Council Calls for Support of Hareidim in Gov't

The Yesha Council on Monday commented on current coalition negotiations and voiced support for the hareidi parties in a statement which read, "the Yesha Council sees the hareidi community and its parties as partners in the struggle for the land of Israel and it is of great importance that they join the government."

"For many years we found them loyal supporters of the Judea and Samaria communities and we must recognize them for that. We ask all parties to strive to bring the religious parties into the government and we call for negotiations with them to be conducted immediately," the statement read.