German president contradicts Merkel on Israel

01.06.2012                      11.Siwan. 5772

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German president contradicts Merkel on Israel

Jewish NGO calls on Gauck to "clarify his stance on Israel" after he apparently undercut Merkel’s pledge to the Jewish state regarding its security concerns.

German President Joachim Gauck sparked controversy on Tuesday during his visit to Israel because he apparently undercut Chancellor Angela Merkel’s pledge to the Jewish state regarding its security concerns….