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  2/9/2014, Adar 9, 5774

Gilad Kariv Thanks Rotem for Apology


The chairman of the Movement for Progressive Judaism, the Israeli arm of the Reform movement, thanked MK David Rotem (Israel Beytenu) for his apology vis-a-vis remarks Rotem made last week,

In a Facebook status, Gilad Kariv wrote, "Israel's Reform movement acknowledges and appreciates this morning's clarification and apology by MK David Rotem for comments which he made about Reform Judaism. The only way to deal with the significant differences of Jewish denominations in the various sectors is by mutual respect and a search for a common ground."

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