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  אדר 10, 5774 , 10/02/14

Lapid: Hareidi Israelis Are Our Brothers

Speaking to MKs of his Yesh Atid party, Finance Minister Yair Lapid said Monday that he understood the anger in the hareidi community over the legislation that will require yeshiva students to serve a full term in the IDF, or face penalties.

“This is not going to be easy,” for Israelis or for members of the hareidi community. “Social revolutions are never simple,” he said.

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