Israeli: Pro-Palestinian Chilean official drew penis in my passport

By JTA
November 13, 2015 21:16

 
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An Israeli traveler says a Chilean border official drew a penis and wrote “Viva Palestinia” in his passport.

Tal Y’aakobi, 25, of Rosh HaAyin, said his passport was defaced two years ago when he crossed into Chile from Argentina, The Independent reported Friday. The words written translate to “Long Live Palestine.”

The London Jewish Chronicle reported the story earlier in the week, but did not provide details or identify Y’aakobi.

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