JERUSALEM Israel’s Cabinet increased the amount of money available for services for Holocaust survivors. Tuesday’s decision, on the eve of Yom Hashoah, raises the budget for the basket of services for Holocaust survivors to about $60 million for 2012.
The Cabinet also decided that more than 8,500 Holocaust survivors will receive a more than $150 supplement to their monthly support payments, which run from about $530 to $1,860.
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