German lawmakers host ‘Solidarity with Israel’ rally
23 May 2021 | 6:47 am
Politicians reiterated the country's "special responsibility" at a Berlin demonstration, which aimed to show solidarity with Israel and reject antisemitism. For some onlookers, the government response was "one-sided."
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