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Ministers voices support for same-sex marriage in Israel

Moshe Ya’alon says country needs to give citizens the right to choose their partner for life.

Last week, Finance Minister Yuval Steinitz said he didn’t think Israel would approve such a measure, but he himself would reconsider his position on gay marriage. Agriculture minister Noked also declared she supports such kind of marriage.

Local LGBT groups hope Israel follows Obama's footsteps-

Gay community hopes for change in Israeli policy on same-sex marriage following US president's encouraging statement on the matter



A high-level minister came out in support of same-sex marriage in Israel on Monday.

Speaking to Army Radio Monday morning, Minister of Strategic Affairs Moshe Ya’alon said he believed such decisions were personal and the government should “give people the freedom to choose.”

The former chief of staff, who is often characterized as a hard-liner on secu

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Added: May-17-2012 Occurred On: May-17-2012
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  • Pretty sure most of the gays thruout the world are jewish anyhoo lol...

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  • the freaks on parade

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  • Oh look at me prancing around with my fag flag. Pathetic.

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  • I read years ago, before Clinton's don't ask don't tell thing, that about 30% of the IDF at that time were homosexuals. Is this true? Just curious.

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  • Yay!
    gay Israel.
    WTF?

    o.0?

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  • Looks like an archery target on that guy's head.

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  • I am not gay, but some of my friends are. I do not believe it is a choice. You are either born gay or you aren’t.

    We can pass laws trying to legislate our ideas of morality; the Muslims call it Sha’ria law, and not get the lasting results we desire.

    These laws will eventually make their way to the Supreme Court of the US and be found to be unconstitutional, because the constitution protects everyone no matter what we think about their lifestyles.

    Like it or not; the gays and lesbians w More..

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    • @Kmanbay  The "Born Gay" claim is a bullshit hoax, and everyone knows it, but homophiles continue to claim it using Hitlers Big Lie Technique.

      Here is the hoax exposed: Born Homo Hoax Exposed

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  • Sick, mentally ill aggressive homobigots once again attaching marriage as they seek to destroy marriage as homobigot community leaders publicly admit.

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