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ADL: Trevor Noah's Tweets Play Into 'Anti-Semitic Stereotypes'

The new host of the "The Daily Show" Trevor Noah faced mounting criticism on Tuesday after the emergence of several past Twitter posts accused of being anti-Semitic, AFP reported.

The 31-year-old South African comedian, largely unknown in the United States, was named by Comedy Central television on Monday as the successor to long-serving "Daily Show" star Jon Stewart.

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