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  3/14/2014, Adar Bet 12, 5774

Ministers Tell Kerry 'Condemn Terror, Not Jewish State'

A number of deputy ministers have criticized Secretary of State John Kerry of the United States for his statement during this week's Islamic Jihad rocket barrage on southern Israel, that it is a mistake for Israel to demand recognition as a Jewish state. They said Washington is living in an "illusion."