Jewish groups welcome German Chancellor Merkel’s electoral victory but disturbed by entry of extremist Alternative for Germany into Bundestag

By | 2018-01-10T16:17:25+00:00 September 26th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

World Jewish Congress President Ronald S. Lauder congratulated German Chancellor Angela Merkel on securing a fourth term in Sunday’s federal elections, calling her “a true friend of Israel and the Jewish people.” But Lauder also sharply denounced the entry of “disgraceful” reactionary party Afd (Alternative for Germany) which is set to enter the Bundestag, the federal [...]