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Abdul Karim Lafi, an architect and chairman of the parents committee in Beit Safafa, was arrested and taken in for an interrogation at 2 am on the charge of calling for a strike in Beit Safafa schools to protest the construction of road number 4 that will take 250 dunums of private land and split the village in two. In addition, village residents have complained that ever since their protest has started, Israeli authorities have increased enforcement policies in the village, including sending in tax agents. (Haaretz)
(Hebrew – Haaretz)
The most recently passed Appropriations Act includes provisions stating that scholarships given to students or researchers will be taxed at 25% unless paid by the institute of learning and research (Hebrew).