January 4, 2012

YOU MEAN WE CAN'T JUST IGNORE IT?:

Israeli minister warns religious-secular tensions could tear apart country's society (ROLANDO PUJOL, 1/04/12, NEW YORK DAILY NEWS)

The deepening tensions between ultra-Orthodox extremists and more moderate Jews that are roiling Israel "will tear Israeli society apart" unless cooler heads prevail, the nation's minister of religious affairs told Reuters on Wednesday.

His comments follow growing alarm over clashes between extremist sects within Israel's small but growing ultra-Orthodox community, and more moderate and secular Jews in the country.


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