Netanyahu: Israel’s medical residents should leave patients out of struggle

21.11.2011                      24.Cheschwan. 5772

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Netanyahu: Israel's medical residents should leave patients out of struggle

PM's comments come as resident representatives tell High Court they agree to return to talks with State, reiterating their demand that negotiations be held regarding the duration of an agreement signed 3 months ago.

Israel's protesting medical residents must return to work and leave the patients out of their struggle, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday, with Finance Minister Yuval Steinitz adding that compliance with the residents' demands would lead to anarchy.
Netanyahu's comments came as medical residents accepted the High Court’s proposal to hold negotiations with a mediator, who will work to settle the crisis under the aegis of the High Court….