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    • Mark Lincoln
    • 22.02.07 | 05:38 (IST)

    It isn't that I don't think the evacuees should be paid less than the value of what they were forced to abandoned. No, they should, less of course, all government subsidies paid while they lived in Gaza. Fare enough, a zero sum game. The government provided, and what the government provided, subtracted from what the property was worth should be paid to those who were required to leave. Even more. They deserve a certain - and I do not pretend to say how much - for the inconvenience. The government did support their migration into Gaza. But 2 million? Tis a bit too much I think.

    from the article: Each Gaza evacuee family to get NIS 1.5-2 million in compensation
    First published 00:00 22.02.07 | Last updated 00:00 22.02.07
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