These extremists are NOT haredim - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • David, Modiin
    • 26.12.11 | 15:00 (IST)

    The problem with Israeli and wider Jewish audience is that they do not really understand what's going on. This is not a war of religious on non-religious Jews, not even of Haredim on modern orthodox. Those troubles are caused by a relatively small group of anti-zionist elements who are not part of major haredi organizations and political parties. Such groups like Toldot Aharon, Toldot Avraham Yitzhak and part of Satmar dress like haredim but they live in a different world and believe in different values... To call them Haredim is an unfair generalization.

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    First published 00:30 26.12.11 | Last updated 00:30 26.12.11
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