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Israeli refusenik inspires Scots

by Barrie Levine
Issue No. 2202

Or Ben-David, a 19 year old member of the Shministim, spoke at two electrifying meetings in Scotland last week as part of a national tour organised by Jews for Justice for Palestinians.

The Shministim are high school students in Israel who have refused to enter the army. Military service is compulsory and Or has been sent to military jail five times for her beliefs.

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Tue 18 May 2010, 17:44 BST
Issue No. 2202
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