Natan Sharansky elected head of Jewish Agency

By JPOST.COM STAFF
June 25, 2009 14:47

Natan Sharansky was elected to Chairman of the Jewish Agency for Israel at the organization's Board of Governor's Closing Plenary on Thursday. The former minister, world-famous prisoner of Zion and human rights activist, who was nominated for the post by Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu, will serve a term of four years.


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