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        12/10/2013, Tevet 7, 5774

      Ya'alon: No to Hareidi Draft Coercion

      Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon visited Dimona on Tuesday, during which he discussed draft of Hareidim with local high school students, "Dragging hareidi yeshiva students from their institutions to prison is not the solution. We have established hareidi units in the IDF, and army service has become more and more acceptable in hareidi circles. 91% of those who served in the IDF go on to full employment, so our investment is paying off, and the current trend will gradually become even more popular."

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