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    • Yaakov Sullivan
    • 28.03.12 | 14:26 (IST)

    Of course I think before I write commentary on the Russians in the Knesset. Let's look at the 15 menbers of the Yisrael Beiteynu Party which was formed as a far right party with most members coming from the Russians in Israel. Of the 15 MKs from this party 9 are Russian bornincluding MK Anastassia micheli who you will remmeber is the member who had a tirade in the Knesset shouting racist slogans to an Arab member and tossing a glass of water at that member. All these Russians would be very much at home in their home country with Vladimir Zhironovsky. So, yes, I stand by what I siad. Kirschenbaum is hardly their only racist in the Knesset.

    from the article: Pro-Palestinian activists disrupt meeting with Israeli MKs in U.S.
    First published 20:27 27.03.12 | Last updated 20:27 27.03.12
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