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  8/1/2013, Av 25, 5773

Referendum Bill Passes First Reading in Knesset


The Knesset approved on Wednesday night the first reading of the bill that will require the approval by the entire citizenry of Israel before any agreement with the Palestinian Authority can be authorized.

66 MKs voted in favor of the bill and 45 voted against it. There were no abstentions.