Brazil: Hundreds of Jewish students protest Ahmadinejad visit

Brazil Hundreds of Jewi

By JPOST.COM STAFF
November 22, 2009 17:56

Hundreds of people were protesting on a Rio de Janeiro beach on Sunday afternoon against Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's visit to Brazil this week, Army Radio reported. The demonstration was organized by the Hillel student union, which stated, "Anyone who denies the Holocaust also denies Brazilian Jewry." Some of the demonstrators had visited Israel on Taglit programs in recent years, the Army Radio report added.


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