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  Sivan 1, 5773 , 10/05/13

Lapid Promises Police Salaries Won't be Harmed

Dozens of members of police-rights groups demonstrated, Friday morning, opposite the home of Finance Minister Yair Lapid in protest of his proposal to cut the police budget, according to Kol Yisrael government radio.

The treasurer went out to the demonstrators and promised that salaries for police officers would not be cut. He said he intended to raise the police budget in the future.

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