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By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Mar 8th, 2013
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By Zach Pontz Haaretz has issued a correction vis-a-vis a report it published five weeks ago that set off a rush to condemn Israel. The original report accused government officials of injecting Ethiopian women with the long-acting contraceptive Depo-Provera in order to decrease their birth rates. It ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Feb 28th, 2013
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haaretz Committee, led by Deputy Health Minister Yaakov Litzman, to check evidence that Ethiopian women were given Depo-Provera shots to prevent pregnancy − often against their will and without being informed of potential side effects. Deputy Health Minister Yaakov Litzman is appointing a team to inv...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 20th, 2013
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AP JERUSALEM – Accusations that Israel deliberately tried to curb birthrates among Ethiopian immigrants have reopened a debate over discrimination against the group — highlighting the state’s uneasy relationship with a community that has yet to fully settle into the Israeli mainstream. Women’s activi...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 30th, 2013
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By Allison Kaplan Sommer,haaretz The more the story about Ethiopian women who were given birth control shots was repeated, the more warped and distorted it became. The story of the dramatic drop in the birthrates of the Ethiopian Israeli community over the past decade and why it happened was a story ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Jan 27th, 2013
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Health Minister director general instructs all gynecologists in Israel’s four health maintenance organizations not to inject women with long-acting contraceptive Depo-Provera if they do not understand ramifications of treatment. By Talila Nesher A government official has for the first time ackn...