The root cause of emigration - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Itzik
    • 15.12.12 | 06:08 (IST)

    Whatever Israelis might tell survey researchers, from my contacts with young, highly educated Israelis I know the main reason so many think of leaving is the never-ending conflict over Palestinian rights, and how that has affected the country's image, rightly or wrongly. They just don't want to deal with bomb shelters, reserve call-up's, targeted assassinations, and the heavy fiscal and psychological toll the matzav exacts,

    from the article: Bye, the beloved country - why almost 40 percent of Israelis are thinking of emigrating
    First published 01:42 15.12.12 | Last updated 01:42 15.12.12
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