Pettiness Trumps Gratitude “11 Boycotters of DC Azerbaijan Hanukkah Party: ADL, HIAS, Union for Reform Judaism, Hadassah, Central Conference of American Rabbis, Americans for Peace Now, Ameinu, Workmen’s Circle, Jewish Women International, and National Council of Jewish Women”

ZIONIST ORGANIZATION OF AMERICA
Groups Boycotting Azerbaijan-Hanukkah Party Hurt Both U.S-Israel & Muslim Azerbaijan Relations
by Morton A. Klein
December 15, 2016

Eleven Jewish organizations have hurt and embarrassed the President-elect and Azerbaijan – a friendly Muslim country with an excellent relationship with Israel and Azerbaijan’s local Jewish population who this week hosted Israeli PM Netanyahu– when those 11 organizations boycotted the Hanukkah party co-hosted by Azerbaijan and the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations.  The party took place at the new Trump International Hotel in Washington DC on Wednesday evening (December 14).  Azerbaijan is an important ally:  Azerbaijan reportedly granted Israel permission to refuel in Azerbaijani airbases to enable Israel to destroy Iran’s nuclear weapons facilities – until the Obama administration leaked and scuttled Israel’s and Azerbaijan’s plans. READ MORE

NOTE THE ABOVE LINKED ARTICLE INCORRECTLY REPORTED THAT AMERICAN JEWISH COMMITTEE BOYCOTTED THIS HANUAKKAH PARTY. THEY DID IN FACT ATTEND.

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