and, similarly, interpretations from the Chief Rabbi to those of "Oh, please!" are not the basis of Judaism and do not change anything. The only difference is some acknowledge that much hinges on interpretation, emphasis and resolution of contradictions and people can come to different conclusions as to what is important, and some are convinced that they hold absolute truth in their hands and require all to conform to their understanding.
Kerry to meet Russia's Lavrov in Malaysia on Wednesday (Reuters)
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