Simhon to establish animal welfare committee

By JPOST.COM STAFF
June 22, 2006 18:56

 
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Agriculture Minister Shalom Simhon on Thursday ordered the establishment of a working committee inside his ministry that would advance the welfare of animals in Israel. Simhon made the decision to form the committee in a Thursday meeting with dozens of representatives of animal rights groups. The committee would include representatives of advocacy groups, veterinary services and the Ministry of the Environment.

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