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Uri Shechter, a rabbi of the Tzohar rabbinical organization, joined Naftali Bennett and Ayelet Shaked's New Right Party on Monday, Channel 12 reported.
Shechter heads "Shorashaim," an affiliated organization that aims to help Jews from the former Soviet Union prove their Jewishness.
Channel 12 said the move was designed to "attract voters from the Religious-Zionist realm, at the expense of Bayit Yehudi."
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