Israel Pressuring Germany Jewish Ghetto Workers Still Waiting for Money

Thousands of former Jewish ghetto workers are still waiting to receive pensions from Germany, even though the German parliament passed a law eight years ago enshrining the payment of pensions. Now Israel is calling on Berlin to speed up the process.
German Chanceloor Angela Merkel and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu during a visit to the Holocaust Memorial in Berlin last year.

German Chanceloor Angela Merkel and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu during a visit to the Holocaust Memorial in Berlin last year.

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