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Economy and Society: March 11, 2013‎

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Tel Aviv’s only homeless shelter for drug and alcohol addicts bars entrance to HIV/AIDS patients in violation of the law. The shelter operates under the authority of the Tel Aviv Municipality, which has privatized its services for taking care of the homeless, handing them over to Lasova non-profit.

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March 11th, 2013 at 10:24 pm

Economy and Society: January 8, 2013

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The ethics committee of the Israel Medical Association is pointedly refusing to tell doctors that they must treat HIV carriers in all instances. (Haaretz)

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January 8th, 2013 at 2:44 pm

Closed Society: June 15, 2012‎

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The Immigration Unit of the Ministry of Interior jailed a South Sudanese man on the day he submitted a request to delay his expulsion from Israel due to his medical condition. The man has AIDS and his medical condition is critical. During the two days since his imprisonment in Givon prison, he has not received adequate medical care.


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June 15th, 2012 at 1:55 pm