TITLE

Broken promises and 'Isratine': Gadhafi's courtship of the Jews

AUTHOR(S)
Kampeas, Ron
PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
Washington Jewish Week;10/22/2011, Vol. 47 Issue 42, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the relationship between the Jews and Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi. It claims that Gadhafi asked David Gerbi, a leader of the Libyan Jewish community in exile, in 2002 to help in bettering the relationship between Libya and the U.S. The opinion of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations executive vice president Malcolm Hoenlein on the developments is also cited.
ACCESSION #
79197429

 

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