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  9/2/2013, Elul 27, 5773

Claims of Bird Poisoning at Aroma Branch in Tel Aviv

Environmental Protection Minister Amir Peretz ordered the opening of a criminal investigation, Monday, following claims that sparrows were poisoned at the branch of the Aroma coffee shop on Habarzel Street in Tel Aviv. The case was first noticed by a young woman who saw the birds dying outside the cafe.

The Green Police will open the probe as soon as possible.