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    • World Observer
    • 12.07.10 | 10:33 (IDT)

    One should hope this Bill does not pass. If it does it will be a small victory for the orthodox in Israel but with world sentiment a major miltary attack on Israel would not be surprising. Mahal states you msut be recognized as a Jew. How will all the Jews from the disaspora come to ISrael's aid if this bill is passed to refuse to recognise them as Jews in Israel. This indeed will be a dilema. Your victory, if this bill passes, will be a great loss to Israel. Battles or won but Wars are lost. to lose the Jews of the diaspora may seem a victory to the orthodox but it will be a great loss for Israel and for Jews in the diaspora. The decision is in the hands of the voting Israeli's. That passing of that bill can be stopped!

    from the article: Conversions bill sets Netanyahu on collision course with U.S. Jews
    First published 02:38 12.07.10 | Last updated 02:38 12.07.10
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