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    • Seraphya Berrin
    • 12.08.10 | 15:33 (IDT)

    No one is legally obligated to do National Service. Anyone can volunteer. In fact a current goal is to get more Arabs involved in National Service. One can preform national service before or after military service or if you have not been called up to the military (the case for most Arabs) or you exempt yourself from the military (often by claiming to be a religious women or by other means). However it is all cases voluntary. Everybody is "legally exempt" from something voluntary, so I really see no reason to complain

    from the article: No place in university dorms for Arabs who didn't serve in IDF
    First published 02:04 12.08.10 | Last updated 02:04 12.08.10
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