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    • ilan
    • 27.12.10 | 13:12 (IST)

    I never said all immigrants from the former soviet union were liars. I have tremendous respect for most of them and all the fields that they have advanced. but you cannot deny that there were significant numbers that had absolutely no connection whatsoever to judaism, yet forged documents stating that they were in order to take advantage of a state that was opening its heart to legitimate jews all over the world. Again, I'm not sure about the source of his numbers, however simply to FLAME a guy for stating the truth just reeks of political opportunism and cynicism. Still think I sell falafel?

    from the article: Treasury official under fire after attack on Russian-speaking immigrants
    First published 02:38 27.12.10 | Last updated 02:38 27.12.10
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