Netanyahu rejects minister’s claims that Reform Jews are not Jews

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Tuesday rejected comments made by a minister in his coalition disparaging Reform Jews as not actullay being real Jews.

Earlier on Tuesday, Religious Services Minister David Azoulai (Shas) said in an interview with Army Radio that only people who follow Jewish law can be described as Jewish and described non-Orthodox streams as “people who try and falsify” the Jewish religion.

Source: http://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/Netanyahu-rejects-ministers-claims-that-Reform-Jews-are-not-Jews-408249

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