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Erdan Slams Ashkelon Mayor for Laying Off Arabs

Erdan Slams Ashkelon Mayor for Laying Off Arabs

Gilad Erdan warns decision to lay-off Arab workers as 'security precaution' discriminatory, could further tensions.Uzi Baruch, 20/11/2014 11:58
Ashkelon Mayor Nixes Arab Employees

Ashkelon Mayor Nixes Arab Employees

Amid security concerns, Askelon mayor Itamar Shimoni asks that Arab employees temporarily stop working in schools. Leftists angry.Yishai Karov and Ido Ben Porat, 20/11/2014 00:13
Ministers to Approve Mass Cuts to Fund Operation

Ministers to Approve Mass Cuts to Fund Operation

1.9 billion shekel cut will hit education hardest; Ashkelon mayor incensed over 'disgrace' as his city not among initial aid recipients.Ari Yashar, 31/08/2014 09:10
Gaza Belt Mayors Tell Residents Not to Return

Gaza Belt Mayors Tell Residents Not to Return

'Maybe in Jerusalem there's a ceasefire, not here,' says head of Eshkol council; Ashkelon mayor calls ceasefire 'submission to terror.'Ari Yashar, 26/08/2014 21:32
Ashkelon: Schools Evacuated Due to High Radiation

Ashkelon: Schools Evacuated Due to High Radiation

Ashkelon mayor evacuates certain classrooms exposed to high radiation, citing student health; students relocated to community center.Tova Dvorin, 19/11/2013 12:27