October 9th, 2008

Knobloch calls for solidarity with Israel

Duisburg – Speaking at a festive event organised by the Jewish Community of Duisburg-Mülheim/Ruhr-Oberhausen on the occasion of Rosh Hashanah 5769, the President of the Central Council of Jews in Germany , Charlotte Knobloch, called for support for the Jewish state. "In the new year Israel needs friends more then ever," she said. Knobloch also called on politicians to crack down on anti-Semitism and neo-Nazis, according to a report in Rheinische Post. (09.10.2008)