Young Turkish Jews emigrating due to anti-Semitism, tensions with Israel

23.10.2013                      19.Cheschwan.5774

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Young Turkish Jews emigrating due to anti-Semitism, tensions with Israel

A senior member of the Turkish Jewish community in Israel tells the Hurriyet Daily that young people back home feel targeted by the Turkish government and bothered by the experience of being 'othered'.

Hundreds of young Jews are leaving Turkey for the U.S. and Europe because of increased perceptions of anti-Semitism and Ankara's tensions with Israel, a senior member of the immigrant community in Israel has told Hurriyet Daily News….