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    • joe
    • 10.04.13 | 11:14 (IDT)

    i see no reason why the rules should be different for haredi and non-haredi youth. i am sure many secular boys whould be willing to chose between going to the army or not with only financial benefits at stake, which the secular don't have anyway. draft at 18 for everyone. there are no 1800 geniuses in the haredi world every year, it's a bluff.

    from the article: Israeli ministers take on challenge of devising historic ultra-Orthodox draft and integration plan
    First published 09:52 10.04.13 | Last updated 05:20 10.04.13
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