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Shimon Peres: Proposed Nationality Law Undermines Declaration of Independence

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Ynet – Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, former president Shimon Peres and current President Reuven Rivlin used a memorial service for Israel’s first prime minister David Ben-Gurion on Thursday to lock horns over the controversial “Nationality Law.”

“The Nation State Bill is an attempt to undermine the Declaration of Independence for political interests,” former president Peres said. “The bill will damage the country both at home and abroad and it will erode the democratic principles of the State of Israel.”

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