Obama honors contributions of American Jews

By ASSOCIATED PRESS
May 28, 2010 01:12

WASHINGTON — US President Barack Obama honored the contributions American Jews have made in the arts, music, sports and other fields at the first-ever White House reception Thursday marking Jewish Heritage Month. Obama also took the opportunity to reaffirm his commitment to the safety and security of Israel.

Obama said that Jewish people's belief that a better future is always possible should be a lesson for all Americans.


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