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The Jewish Chronicle - - WORLD NEWS - LET­TER FROM BY JOSH MENDELOWITZ

A MILE away from the United Na­tions’ head­quar­ters, 600 Jewish del­e­gates from more than 90 coun­tries met at the Hil­ton in Mid­town Man­hat­tan to col­lab­o­rate on the most press­ing is­sues fac­ing global Jewry.

“It’s es­sen­tially a Jewish United Na­tions,” said Jonathan Arkush, Board of Deputies pres­i­dent and a vice-pres­i­dent of the World Jewish Congress.

The WJC, which was founded in 1936, kicked off its qua­dren­nial event on Sun­day night with pres­i­dent Ron­ald Lauder bash­ing the UN and its

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