President of Navajo tribe lends support to Israel

By JPOST.COM STAFF
December 11, 2012 17:01

Navajo Nation President Ben Shelly and his wife arrived in Israel on Saturday to learn about Israeli culture amidst Hanukkah celebrations.

The president of the Native American Navajo tribe in the United States plans to provide a letter of support to the Knesset on Wednesday in an effort to promote intercultural relations. The Daily Times reported Shelly finds Israeli culture surprisingly similar to his own.

 This is his first visit to Israel.


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