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News Brief

  5/28/2014, Iyar 28, 5774

Ashdod Port Workers Union Meets Following Chairman’s Arrest


The Ashdod Port workers union held an emergency meeting in order to discuss developments in the ongoing corruption case involving the port, and the arrest of the union’s chairman, Alon Hassan. Yesterday (Tuesday), Hassan’s authority was handed over to the union’s secretary, Avinoam Shushan.

Ashdod Port’s CEP, Yitzhak Blumenthal, is expected to speak to the media later this morning regarding the wave of arrests.