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  1/28/2014, Shevat 27, 5774

ADL: The Refusal to Release Pollard is for Revenge


Chairman of the Anti Defamation League, Abe Foxman, called Washington DC"s continued refusal to release Jonathan Pollard a form of retaliation by the administration aimed at the American Jewish community. He said that it was more and more difficult to avoid acknowledgment that the Pollard affair is tainted with allegations of anti-Semitism.

Foxman revealed to a Jewish magazine which was posing the question to several Jewish leaders, that his outlook on the whole Pollard incident has drastically changed, espcially in light of statements of late that have come out of American officals who are saying that Pollard received unjust punishment."

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