Tuesday, January 13, 2009

Arabs Banned From Running In Israeli Elections

The Israeli Central Elections Committee has banned Arab political parties from running in next month's parliamentary elections.Knesset spokesman, Giora Pordes, said the election committee voted overwhelmingly in favor of the motion. He added that the body overseeing the elections accused Israel's Arab parties of incitement, supporting resistance groups and refusing to recognize Israel's right to exist.


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