PM: Jewish state bill of 'prime importance' to Israel's future

By JPOST.COM STAFF
November 16, 2014 15:59

An initiative giving Israel's status as a Jewish State legal weight received Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's support Sunday, ahead of a vote on the bill in the Ministerial Committee for Legislation.

Netanyahu  said on Sunday about the bill:  "Israel is the national homeland of the Jewish people. This is a matter of principle, and it is important for the future of the Jewish people in Israel."


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