Thursday, January 26, 2006

Bread causes anti semitic backlash?

JTA reports that the creation kosher bread in a city in Belarus has caused a string of anti-Semitic newspaper articles.

An editorial in the Mogilev Register, a local daily, warned those of the Russian Orthodox faith to keep away from kosher “products in the same way they keep away from idol sacrifice,” claiming that the blood of sacrificed animals is used in kosher rituals.

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