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    • Ilsn
    • 26.02.10 | 15:43 (IST)

    This is a moot point. I think the whole 'Aliyah' procedure needs to change. This is the root. How many FSU citizens were handed Israeli passports and quickly left for 'greener' pastures in Canada and the U.S? Thousands! Israel was just a stepping stone. Yes, perhaps Jews do need to make a choice and give up their citizenship when they become Israeli citizens. I know it stems from 'Jewish neurosis', the need to have a 'backdoor' or an escape plan G-d forbid another Shoa I feel it myself as a Jew and hence a second passport does give one a sense of security 'just in case'... Perhaps when people are going through the Aliyah process, they should now be legally required to keep a watchful eye on their passports from the moment they leave their hands to be processed. This makes sense doesn't it? In this way, you will be able to see exactly what is happening with your passport. just a thought.

    from the article: Report: Australia already warned Israel against faking passports
    First published 00:38 25.02.10 | Last updated 17:14 27.02.10
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