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    • 23.03.10 | 11:06 (IST)

    According to the latest povert report from the National Insurance Institute in February 2009, there are 1,631,000 people living below the poverty line; among them are 783,600 children! With one in three children suffering from hunger, one in four people living in poverty, and one in five of the elderly in need of immediate assistance, Meir Panim has an enormous responsibility to help those who need it most. Israel a state for her people? I don't think so!

    from the article: Settlements have cost Israel $17 billion, study finds
    First published 02:56 23.03.10 | Last updated 10:48 23.03.10
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