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    • mehmet
    • 07.11.07 | 15:53 (IST)

    That is what happens when you put the religion in the central place of the running of a country. In Turkey we suffer from ignorance, islamists and poverty but Israel is neither poor nor ignorant, so it should stop all this religious mambo-jambo and conscript everyone. If you say jewishness is much more than the religion then think again and look at this situation.

    from the article: IDF: Nearly 28% of Israeli males avoided conscription in 2007
    First published 00:00 06.11.07 | Last updated 00:00 06.11.07
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