Simhon seeks approval to import 25,000 tons of potatoes from Gaza

By JPOST.COM STAFF
October 21, 2007 21:48

 
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Agriculture Minister Shalom Simhon is due to meet Defense Minister Ehud Barak on Sunday night and ask him to approve the transfer of 25,000 tons of potatoes from Gaza to Israel for the benefit of those who observe the laws of shmita. Simhon announced his intention during an earlier meeting with his Palestinian counterpart Mahmoud Habash.

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