GAS PRICES HIT $8 A GALLON… IN ISRAEL

In a modern version of Marie Antoinette’s “Let them eat cake”advice to hungry French citizens, the Finance Ministry has rejected erasing automatic tax hikes on higher fuel prices to take effect Thursday.

The price of gasoline at the pump is scheduled to rise at midnight Wednesday to eight shekels a liter, which works out to approximately $8 a gallon. Read the rest at Arutz Sheva.

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