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  3/21/2005, Adar Bet 10, 5765

Ben Gurion Univ. Students Join Strike

( Ben Gurion University students will stage a two-hour strike Monday as the Tel Aviv University student strike spreads throughout the country. Hebrew University students announced they will strike on Tuesday and Haifa University students will do the same on Wednesday.

A huge rally also is planned at Bar Ilan University in which students from all the institutions of higher education are to participate. They are demanding the government restore budget cuts in university funding.