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A new dawn at the UN?

Posted: Wednesday, April 26, 2017 10:55 am

On Sunday, U.N. Secretary General Antonio Guterres made a series of statements that were unusual for the world body and its chief executive. He vowed to take action to end anti-Semitism and called denial of Israel’s right to exist a modern form of anti-Jewish hatred.

Granted, he was speaking to the World Jewish Congress, an audience that was very receptive to his observations and promises. Nonetheless, this is the first time to our knowledge that the United Nations’ highest leader has spoken so forcefully on the issue of anti-Semitism and anti-Israel bias.

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