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    • nadya
    • 12.01.13 | 04:53 (IST)

    I remember when a lot of this occured in the 90's. My grandparents were Russian immigrants and at the time it seemed America was so heartless in not accepting these Jews from Russia. I had no idea it was Israel's doing all along, Jews in America worked hard to have them sent here. It seems very heartless to FORCE these people to go to Israel just because they wanted to expand their population. If I was a Russian Israeli I might have some very mixed feelings with regards to this. How can Israel justify such behaviour?

    from the article: The million Russians that changed Israel to its core
    First published 09:03 04.01.13 | Last updated 09:03 04.01.13
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