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Closed Society: April 8, 2012

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Jewish IDF soldiers refused to sit with fellow Druze and Bedouin soldiers for the traditional Passover Seder dinner, “because they are Arabs,” and their commanders responded by moving the Druze and Bedouin soldiers to a different table in the dining room.

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April 8th, 2012 at 12:07 am

Military and Security Forces: April 6, 2012‎

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The IDF announced a general curfew on the West Bank for the first two days of  Passover. Minister of Defense Ehud Barak  (Atzmaut) decided to impose the closure based on the IDF’s assessment. Only humanitarian cases and extreme medical emergencies will be exempted from the curfew, upon approval from the Civil Administration.

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April 6th, 2012 at 10:38 am