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  Iyar 4, 5773 , 14/04/13

Cabinet Extends Family-Unification Restrictions

The government unanimously approved, Sunday, a one-year extension of the Citizenship Law, which places security restrictions on a person becoming an Israeli citizen in the name of family unification. The restrictions generally apply to Palestinian Authority Arabs in Judea, Samaria (Shomron) and Gaza, and residents of sovereign countries who are officially at war or in a state of belligerence against Israel.

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