What really disturbs Shas and Mr. Ovadia Yosef - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Yonatan
    • 31.01.13 | 17:32 (IST)

    is that drafting yeshiva students will take them away from the yeshivas, meaning less money for the yeshivas; and those who have served in the army will be less likely to send their children to Shas state-supported schools, meaning less money for the schools. In other words, the whole Shas structure - and the Ashkenazi ultra-Orthodox enterprise as well - may collapse after a few years of yeshiva students serving in the IDF.

    from the article: Rabbi Ovadia Yosef hints at compromise on ultra-Orthodox IDF draft
    First published 09:13 01.02.13 | Last updated 15:45 31.01.13
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