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News Brief

  11/20/2013, Kislev 17, 5774

Bedouins to Strike in Protest to Interior C'tee Visit


This coming Sunday a special tour of some of the Bedouin communities is on schedule for members of the Interior Affairs Committee as they review the ‘Bedouin Settlement Law’,which is to be followed by a formal discussion of the matter in Beer Sheva.

 Minutes after learning of the announcement, MK Taleb Abu Arar announced that for the duration of the tour the Bedouins would be holding a general strike, leaving the majority of businesses and schools closed.