Israeli restaurant gives discount to Jews and Arabs who eat together

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Hummus Restaurant in Israel Running 50% Off Discount


While chaos and conflict continue to devastate the Middle East, one hummus cafe is looking to mend divides and come together as one.

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Humus Bar, in the Israeli city of Kfar Vitkin, is currently offering a fifty percent off discount on hummus dishes to Arabs and Jews who come together to dine in peace.



According to Al Jazeera, "since the restaurant began offering the deal on Oct. 13, manager Kobi Tzafri said it has been a success, and the restaurant served three tables with Arabs and Jews on the first day alone."



In a Facebook post translated from Hebrew to English by The Independent reads:



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In this photo made Thursday, July 17, 2014, camp counselors Hagai Dfrat, 23, of Israel, left, and Monica Baky of Egypt, talk while walking on the grounds of the Seeds of Peace camp in Otisfield, Maine. Counselors at the lakeside camp that has brought children together from countries at war for more than 20 years, said they are united by fear of the violence raging in the Middle East and a hope that their generation will be the one to end it. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)
FILE - In this July 5, 2013 file photo, campers cheer before taking the field for a softball game at the Seeds of Peace camp in Otisfield, Maine. Teens areas of conflict attended the camp that is now in its 22nd year of fostering dialog among its participants. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty, File)
FILE - In this July 17, 2014 file photo, Seeds of Peace camp counselor Eias Khatib, 25, of Palestine, center, talks with a camper in Otisfield, Maine. At summer camps in the Maine woods, the suburbs of Chicago and San Diego, fighting in Israel and Palestine has made for a summer of high tension, tearful calls from home, and unlikely friendships between people who might otherwise identify each other as enemies. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty, File)
Mostafa, from Cairo, Egypt, right, plays soccer at the Seeds of Peace camp in Otisfield, Maine, Friday, July 5, 2013. The summer camp brings together young people from countries at conflict. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)
In this Wednesday, July 11, 2012 photo, Jordanian, Egyptian, and Israeli girls work as a team during a game of volleyball at the Seeds of Peace summer camp in Otisfield, Maine. The camp is celebrating its 20th anniversary of bringing together kids from countries at conflict. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)
In this Wednesday, July 11, 2012 photo, Daniel, of Israel, right, swings at a ball during a game of cricket at the Seeds of Peace summer camp in Otisfield, Maine. Eitan, a camper from London, center, and counselor Marcus Goldman of Cape Elizabeth, Maine, look on. The camp is celebrating its 20th anniversary of bringing together kids from countries of conflict. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)
Seeds of Peace campers from several countries sing the camp song at a flag-raising ceremony, Wednesday, June 24, 2009, in Otisfield, Maine. The camp has been bringing together young people from countries at conflict for 17 summers in hopes of moving them beyond deep-rooted hatreds. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)
Israeli Kinneret Wahnich, right, and Meg Richardson, of Kents Hill, Maine, hug after their team scored a point during a game of volleyball at the Seeds of Peace camp in Otisfield, Maine, Thursday, Aug. 3, 2006. The camp is dedicated to bringing together teenagers from warring countries and cultures. (AP Photo/Shawn Patrick Ouellette)
Campers at Seeds of Peace sing the Seeds of Peace song after the flag raising ceremony at the camp in Otisfield, Maine, Wednesday, June 23, 2004. Wednesday marked the opening ceremonies at the camp for Middle East Youths designed to nurturing lasting friendships across national divides. (AP Photo/Shawn Patrick Ouellette)
Badawi Qawasmi, left, a Palestinian from Jerusalem, discusses the Gaza pullout with fellow Seeds of Peace summer camp alumni, from left, Mariam Kamel of Egypt, Adam Petra from Israel, and Heidi Boctor of Egypt, Monday, Aug. 15, 2005, in Otisfield, Maine. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)
Seeds of Peace campers, left to right, Hashem, of Jordan, Amit, of Israel, Marian, of Palestine, Hannah, of the United States, Rishi, of India, Nur, of Pakistan, and Monica, of Egypt, walk along a road at the camp, Wednesday, June 24, 2009, in Otisfield, Maine. The camp has been bringing together young people from counties at conflict for 17 summers.The camp has been bringing together young people from countries at conflict for 17 summers in hopes of moving them beyond deep-rooted hatreds. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)
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