Meretz activists put 'Shalom Labor' sign on Rabin's grave

By GIL STERN STERN HOFFMAN
March 26, 2009 18:29

 
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Meretz youth activists on Thursday put up a sign on former prime minister Yitzhak Rabin's grave bearing the words "Shalom Labor." Referring to former US president Bill Clinton's famous "Shalom friend" eulogy at Rabin's funeral, the message insinuated that the founding party was dead. Labor released a statement calling what the activists did an "ugly, shameful and cheap provocation from a party the people are sick of."

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