Friday, October 21st | 19 Tishri 5777


Be in the know!

Get our exclusive daily news briefing.

May 31, 2012 11:26 am

Peres Shuns Racist Views Towards African Migrants in Israel

avatar by News Editor

Email a copy of "Peres Shuns Racist Views Towards African Migrants in Israel" to a friend

Israeli President Shimon Peres. Photo: David Shankbone.

Times of Israel – President Shimon Peres, at a swearing-in ceremony for two new Supreme Court justices on Thursday, decried the recent wave of racist invective directed against African migrants in Israel.

“The state must provide a practical solution to this issue, but we must all reject racism. Hatred toward foreigners violates the principles of Judaism,” said Peres.

Read full story.

Share this Story: Share On Facebook Share On Twitter Email This Article

Let your voice be heard!

Join the Algemeiner