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Economy and Society: January 27, 2013

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For the first time, the Ministry of Health has admitted that Ethiopian women were widely treated with injections of the long acting contraceptive drug “Depo-Provera” in order to reduce the birth rate among them. (Haaretz)

(Hebrew – Haaretz)

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January 27th, 2013 at 9:23 am

Closed Society: December 9, 2012

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Female immigrants from Ethiopia claim they were threatened that if they did not agree to receive a treatment by injection of Depo Provera, a long-term contraceptive, they would not be allowed into Israel. (Haaretz)

(Hebrew – Haaretz)

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December 9th, 2012 at 12:13 pm