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    • 24.01.10 | 00:11 (IST)

    In the late 1940's there was a huge number of orphanages to take in the refugee children. With the course of time, that source dried up and instead of closing them and laying off the staff, the left-wing govt, always anxious to protect its employees, sought other solutions to fill the orphanages. This is the reason why Israel has one of the highest, if no the highest number of children taken into care by the social services. The kids in those homes are not on vacation; many are subject to abuse and later turn to crime and drugs. Now the ministry has discovered the perfect source to fill the orphanages and appear caring to the world. But what will happen to those children when they grow up? Will they be repatriated? Will they be used for menial labour? This diabolical plot must be stopped immediately.

    from the article: Israel mulls adoption of Haiti quake orphans
    First published 00:50 23.01.10 | Last updated 22:00 23.01.10
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