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  3/28/2013, Nisan 17, 5773

Muslim MP Apologizes for Remarks about Jews

A British Muslim peer who caused outrage by blaming a Jewish conspiracy for his imprisonment over a fatal car crash offered an unreserved apology on Thursday for his "unacceptable" remarks, according to Agence France Presse. Speaking in Urdu, Pakistan-born Nazir Ahmed had attributed a judge's decision to jail him for dangerous driving four years ago to pressure from Jews "who own newspapers and TV channels".

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