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    • Joseph
    • 06.12.10 | 12:41 (IST)

    In a parliamentary system of government, the minister in charge accepts responsibility, and the cabinet as a whole must also accept responsibility. Yishai should stand down, and an independent enquiry must take place. Clearly no one person alone can be held fully responsible. If he rejected fire engines donated by Christian friends of Israel, this must also be fully investigated. You can't turn down fire engines and then complain you haven't got enough!

    from the article: Yishai: I'm being lynched because I am ultra-Orthodox, right-wing and Mizrahi
    First published 02:23 06.12.10 | Last updated 02:23 06.12.10
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