Israel should and will remain as a flagship of worldwide Jewry, and a homeland for all Jews, defended by a Jewish army. However, the chokehold on marriage, burial, conversions etc. that the Haredim and the Rabbinate have over all Israelis, the vast majority of whom are secular or only traditionally relgious, must cease.
Nigeria says troops destroy extremist camp, rescue 178 people (AP)
from the article: Why Israel must become a secular state: a thought for Yom Kippur 5770