Israeli scientists: Cutting ties with EU would seriously damage research

07.08.2013                      01.Elul.5773                      Rosch Chodesch 2

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Israeli scientists: Cutting ties with EU would seriously damage research

Academics concerned that Naftali Bennett's proposal to end cooperation with the EU over its new settlement guidelines would render Israeli research regional and less relevant.

Israeli scientists warn that cutting ties with the European Union could cause irreparable harm to Israeli research. The researchers were reacting to Economy Ministry Naftali Bennett's call for the Israeli government to end all cooperation with the EU in response to new guidelines banning funding to Israeli entities with ties to West Bank settlements, East Jerusalem or the Golan Heights….