Anti Israel protests grow in the United States

Smoke rises after an Israeli missile strike hit the northern Gaza Strip, Thursday, July 17, 2014. Palestinian health officials say that in total, over 200 Palestinians have been killed. On the Israeli side, one man has been killed since July 8. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)
Smoke rises after an Israeli missile strike hit the northern Gaza Strip, Thursday, July 17, 2014. Palestinian health officials say that in total, over 200 Palestinians have been killed. On the Israeli side, one man has been killed since July 8. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)

CENTERVILLE, Ohio (WDTN) – The effects of air strikes in Gaza have spread to the U.S.

Anti Israel demonstrations across the globe have reached the United States recently. Cathy Gardner, CEO of the Jewish Federation of Dayton says what has gone from protests has turned into anti Semitism.

Those protests against Israel have grown in numbers – especially in the United States.

“This goes way beyond Israel”, says Gardner “and there are a number of factors that are hard to understand.”

“We need to understand and need others to understand the situation.”

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