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Israel considers boycott of EU research programme

07.08.13 @ 09:36

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Israeli media Haaretz and Jerusalem Post report that senior officials on Monday discussed whether Israel should stay out of Horizon 2020, the EU's flagship research programme, in response to an EU ban on grants for Israeli settler companies. Israel is the only non-EU state which participates in the multi-billion-euro scheme.