Shouldn't these people get their citizenship immediately after making aliyah? They may be converts, but they are Jews. I know that the rabbinate doesn't recognize Reform conversions, but the State of Israel does. Now we have religious zealots hijacking even the police. Of course, once you realize Eli Yishai is Interior Minister everything falls into place. Shameful. Truly is. These people have proven their love for Israel and Judaism, and they are treated like this. This unit should be dismantled. Reeks of religious police.
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