‘It’s Becoming Difficult to Be Jewish in Chile’: Community Leaders 'Horrified' by Treatment of Israeli Envoy

Chile's Jewish community said the hostile treatment of an Israeli envoy could lead to direct attacks on them, characterizing the incident as 'antisemitism'

Judy Maltz
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When Gabriel Boric, a left-winger known to be hostile to Israel, was elected president of Chile in December, leaders of the Jewish community were naturally concerned. Nonetheless, they resolved to give the former student leader the benefit of the doubt.

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