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Protest Brings Africans’ Plight In Israel To N.Y.

Rally against newly amended law for asylum seekers in front of Israeli consulate.

01/28/2014
Special To The Jewish Week
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The Israeli controversy over the country’s treatment of African refugees came to the streets of Manhattan last week.

As part of an international day of protest, about 50 people gathered on Jan. 22, despite a billowing blizzard and frigid temperatures, in front of the Israeli Consulate in Midtown.

Some four dozen protestors rallied across from the Israeli Consulate on behalf of African refugees. Photo courtesy of Orli Santo

Support For Israel In Times Of Crisis

As thousands of rockets descended info Israel the New York community came out to show their love and support for Israel and the IDF. We spoke with rally participants and got an inside look into what people feel about the currant conflict with Hamas.As thousands of rockets descended info Israel the New York community came out to show their love and support for Israel and the IDF. We spoke with rally participants and got an inside look into what people feel about the currant conflict with Hamas.

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