Abe Foxman awarded 2014 Menachem Begin Prize

ADL national director honored for being "at the frontlines of defending the State of Israel."

June 12, 2014 10:35
Abe Foxman

Tzahi Hanegbi awards Abraham Foxman the 2014 Menachem Begin Prize. (photo credit: STEVE LINDE)

ADL National Director Abraham Foxman received the 2014 Menachem Begin Prize at the Menachem Begin Heritage Center on Wednesday night.

Deputy Foreign Minister Tzahi Hanegbi was on hand to award Foxman the prize.

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The center's director Herzl Makov praised Foxman for being "at the frontlines of defending the State of Israel" for the past 50 years.

Foxman announced in February that he will be stepping down from his position as national director of the ADL on July 20, 2015.

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