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The law of the land must be obeyed in general unless it significantly violates other mitzvot requirements or the law is tyrannical. E.g. Romans forbid circumcision, still obligated to circumcize. E.g. Czar drafts an army to throw at the Turks. Permissible to avoid. If the jizya is in the form it was in in the time of Omar, where all Muslims had to serve ...
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