Thousands of young people with cerebral palsy, autism, and intellectual disabilities were turned away until IDF Lt. Col. (Ret.) Ariel Almog in 2008 founded “Special in Uniform” with the Israeli Ministry of Social Services.
Israel's defence ministry has approved plans to build 153 new settler homes in the occupied West Bank, a spokeswoman for the Israeli settlements watchdog Peace Now said on Monday. Hagit Ofran said the plans were adopted last week, and involve small settlements in the Ariel area in the northern West