In Israel are concerned by anti-Semitism level in presidential election campaign in Ukraine. Association of natives of Ukraine devoted to this subject conference which took place in the city of Bath - the Hole.
Political scientists, members of the Israeli cabinet and ordinary natives of Ukraine participated in a forum. As told "To the German wave" one of the chief speakers of action, the political strategist David Eidelman, speculation on national and, in particular, to an anti-Semitic subject was unprecedentedly shown during present pre-election race.
Feature was also that this time "sneer company" of an anti-Semitic sort carries purposeful, instead of fragmentary character, as in the past. At the same time, according to the observer, at the Ukrainian voter "image immunity" to this subject though similar provocations, the analyst predicts was already developed defined, will proceed up to opening of polling stations.
Following the results of conference, its participants accepted the appeal to the Ukrainian people, urging to counteract use of a national subject in the selective purposes.
Local mass media, in turn, pay attention that for the first time on this action there were no Ukrainian diplomats who traditionally visit large-scale actions of the Ukrainian association. In a press - to service of Embassy of Ukraine reported that didn't receive the official invitation.
However the representative of embassy on the eve of conference nevertheless discussed an anti-Semitism perspective on the Ukrainian elections during the closed meeting with the minister of diaspora of Israel Yuli Edelstein