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    • Cipora Julianna Kohn
    • 07.10.10 | 06:07 (IST)

    the proposed law applies only to those who are aspiring citizens, i.e., immigrants. the law would only require that those who want to become citizens pledge loyalty to the state as a jewish and democratic state. the law does not require that people convert or that they observe judaism. it only requires that people who in the future become citizens accept democracy and that israel is the homeland of the jewish people.

    from the article: Labor expects new settlement freeze as payoff for loyalty oath
    First published 00:11 07.10.10 | Last updated 00:11 07.10.10
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