Articles in the foreign press

 

A group of children at a protest in the West Bank settlement of Itamar in 2011. The massacre in Itamar was mentioned on a number of occasions by Beck during his visit. (Photo: Ben Hartman)

GLENN BECK’S AMBIVALENT WELCOME IN ISRAEL

The conservative TV host’s much-hyped rally drew little attention here, much of it negative. The Atlantic, August 22, 2011

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A Besiktas supporter greets the Maccabi TA team bus ahead of their match in September 2011 in Istanbul. (Photo: Ben Hartman)

SPORTS OVERCOMES POLITICS AS TURKEY HOSTS ISRAELIS AMID TENSIONS

They traveled to Istanbul amid fears that mob violence might erupt as relations between two once-friendly nations turned ugly. But if Maccabi Tel Aviv and the Israeli club’s supporters received any trouble from the people of Turkey last week, it was only on the football pitch. CNN, September 22, 2011

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A keychain of Kemal Attaturk and a menorah held by an elderly Turkish Jew. (Photo: Ben Hartman)

TURKISH JEWS VOICE WARY CONFIDENCE ABOUT FUTURE

Despite Rift With Israel, Community Feels Strong Bond to Homeland – The Forward, September 20, 2011

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