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  11/12/2013, Kislev 9, 5774

OU Concerned by Obama’s Backtrack on Iran

America’s largest orthodox Jewish group, the Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations of America (OU), voiced “grave concerns” Tuesday over the negotiations between Western countries – including the United States – and Iran over Tehran's clandestine nuclear program. OU executive-director for public police Nathan Diament stated on behalf of the OU, “The leadership of the Orthodox Union views with grave concern the pending negotiations between the P5+1 western countries and Iran which most recently occurred in Geneva and are still pending.