Latest update: August 16th, 2012
To a packed Council Chamber, the Sacramento City Council voted unanimously on Tuesday night to name Ashkelon as a sister city.
JewishPress.com first reported the story here, when anti-Israel activists began a campaign to block the decision.
The activists did not note the irony that Bethlehem, a city under Palestinian control that actually does have Apartheid laws against Jews, is also a sister city to Sacramento.Jewish Press News Briefs
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