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Knesset Approves New Hareidi and Dati Negev Communities

The Knesset today (Sunday) approved plans for a new Hareidi city and a additional National Religious community in the Negev, to the consternation and amid protests of left-winged MK's, who condemned the decision saying that it was at the expense of the Bedouin population.

The new hareidi city, "Casif", and the Natonal Religious community of "Hiran" have been have been decried by the left, who are saying it will infringe upon the rights of the Bedouins who live in the area.

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