'Shin Bet is a collaborator,' say striking Israeli Foreign Ministry workers
While Foreign Ministry workers' union strikes near Shin Bet headquarters, representatives meet with Finance Ministry in Jerusalem to negotiate.
Some 50 Foreign Ministry employees protested in front of the Shin Bet security service headquarters in North Tel Aviv on Wednesday morning, charging that the service's agents were assisting in breaking the diplomats' strike, which has been going on for four months. "The Shin Bet is a collaborator," read a sign held by one of the diplomats.
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