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        1/17/2014, Shevat 16, 5774

      Tablet Calls for Pollard's Release


      Tabletmag.com published an editorial, Thursday, which called for the release of Jonathan Pollard, in his 29th year behind bars for sending classified information from the United States to Israel.

      Criticizing an op-ed piece against Pollard's release in the New York Times by M.E. Bowman, who coordinated the investigation against Pollard, the editorial views Pollard's unprecedented incarceration as an unwarranted deterrent against an equally unwarranted picture of American Jewish dual loyalty, which is also reflected in the U.S. government's approach to Jews from the American intelligence community held by various governments around the world.

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