Jewish Outreach Director for New York's GOP Quits Over Ties to anti-Zionist Group

Yossi Gestetner, who was recently hired by New York Republicans, quit after The Jewish Channel published a detailed account of his PR work on behalf of True Torah Jews Against Zionism.

The Jewish outreach official for New York Republicans quit Wednesday, due to revelations of his ties to an anti-Zionist haredi group.

Yossi Gestetner, named director of Jewish Outreach for the New York Republican State Committee on June 12, quit Wednesday after The Jewish Channel published a detailed account of his PR work on behalf of True Torah Jews Against Zionism.

The investigative report showed Gestetner also advocated other controversial positions, including the custom among the haredi Orthodox to consult with a rabbinical authority before reporting child molestation to the police.