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        2/15/2012, Shevat 22, 5772

      Croatian President Apologizes For Holocaust


      On Wednesday Iso Josipović the president of Croatia spoke at the Knesset and apologized for Croatia's role in the Holocaust. "Here I am, standing before the parliament of the Jewish state... I apologize and I ask for forgiveness from all the Holocaust survivors and all the victims,” Josipović stated. 

      Prime Minister Benyamin Netanyahu said he welcomed continued positive relations between the two countries.