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  2/12/2014, Adar 12, 5774

Pesticide Committee to Investigate Tragic Deaths

A Knesset Committee will be established to examine regulations regarding pesticides. Environmental Minister Amir Peretz (Hatenua) announced the formation of the committee on Wednesday following a request submitted by MK Uri Maklev (United Torah Judaism). The request came following the tragic deaths of two children in Jerusalem caused by pesticide.