Jewish Agency Chairman Natan Sharansky
Sharansky said that her “about-face” was “regrettable.”
'It’s not so easy to rebuild the trust that was destroyed.'
As Natan Sharansky leaves his post after nine years as head of the Agency, Netanyahu and American Jewish leaders support rival candidates to replace him.
The Abayudaya community in Uganda currently comprises of some 2,000 people, which began adopting Jewish religious practices at the beginning of the 20th century.