Peres calls for stop to racism and incitement

01.06.2012                      11.Siwan. 5772

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Peres calls for stop to racism and incitement

"Hatred of the stranger is alien to the foundations of Judaism," president declares at swearing-in ceremony of two new Supreme Court justices.

Racism has no place in Judaism, President Shimon Peres declared on Thursday at a swearing-in ceremony at the Supreme Court, and said that, as president and as a citizen of Israel, he was appalled by revelations of incitement and racism….