New Poverty Report: 14% of All Israelis Are Poor

"And if thou draw out thy soul to the hungry, and satisfy the afflicted soul; then shall thy light rise in darkness, and thy gloom be as the noon-day." Isaiah 58:10 (The Israel Bible™) Israel's latest National Insurance Institute (NII) poverty report found that 14 percent of Jews living in the Holy Land are poor while more than half of Arabs fall below the poverty line.