From the article: "UTJ MK Moshe Gafni told Haaretz on Monday that he opposes the bill, in part because of the religious objection to Jews swearing any kind of oath." Therefore Israeli Jews cannot be duly sworn to tell the truth? Wow. -That might explain why Israel can't honor it's Road Map obligation to freeze settlement construction.
One week later, death toll in Taiwan earthquake rises to 113; 4 missing (AP)
from the article: No Knesset majority for loyalty oath for Jews and non-Jews