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  6/25/2012, Tammuz 5, 5772

US Lawmakers Call on Hungarian PM to Denounce Anti-Semitism

Fifty members of the United States Congress called on Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban to stand up against the anti-Semitic and "homophobic" remarks and positions of far-right political party Jobbik, Bloomberg News reported. “We’re deeply concerned by anti-Semitic and homophobic positions espoused by members of the Jobbik party,” the lawmakers said in a letter addressed to Orban and posted on the website of the U.S. House of Representatives.