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January 15, 2015 1:35 am

Ultra-Orthodox Israeli Paper Removes Merkel from Paris Rally Photo

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Photo: Wikimedia Commons.

New York Times – Chancellor Angela Merkel of Germany was right there next to the president of France on Sunday, marching through the streets of Paris for all the world to see — all the world, that is, except the readers of an ultra-Orthodox newspaper in Israel.

The newspaper, HaMevaser, altered a front-page photograph of the march to remove Ms. Merkel and other female leaders, setting off snickers and satire on social media.

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  • charlie johnson

    The main issue of the parade was censorship by radicals.