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    • Michael NJ
    • 21.06.13 | 17:27 (IDT)

    Going through the list of members of the 1917 Council of People's Commissars (SovNarKom), which is available online in both Russian and English, I found only three whose names or biographical information provide any reason to believe that they were Jews: Isaac Steinberg, Boris Kamkov (Katz) and Alexander Shotman. Trotsky was not one of the 17 members of the SovNarKom. I wonder where Mr. Putin got his information.

    from the article: Putin: First Soviet government was mostly Jewish
    First published 03:10 20.06.13 | Last updated 03:10 20.06.13
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