State Department notes anti-Semitism spike, Israel’s limits on religious pluralism

22.05.2013                      13.Siwan. 5773

Jüdische Welt:

State Department notes anti-Semitism spike, Israel’s limits on religious pluralism

The U.S. religious freedoms report highlights continued 'flourishing' of the Passover blood libel as well as Holocaust denial.

“Of great concern were expressions of anti-Semitism by government officials, by religious leaders, and by the media, particularly in Venezuela, Egypt, and Iran,” the report released Monday said. “At times, such statements led to desecration and violence.”….