How does anyone define Israel as a democracy when the religion rules the nation? If private interprise is restricted to religious terms. How does anyone get anything done? Everyone in Israel isn't Jewish, and many Jews don't abide with the restrictrions religion places on their lives. Israel isn't a democracy; it is a theocracy.
Law expanding definition of terrorist activity passes first Knesset reading (Haaretz)
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