U.S. billionaire Ron Lauder declared 'persona non grata' in Austria's Jewish community
The president of the Jewish community in Austria alleges in a letter that was distributed in dozens of copies that Jewish-American billionaire Ronald Lauder offered money to community executive board members to support a candidate he was promoting in the elections that took place last month. Lauder calls allegations despicable and baseless.
The Jewish community of Vienna has declared Jewish-American billionaire Ronald Lauder persona non grata because, it alleges, he flagrantly interfered in the elections for the community's president that took place last month.
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