German politician rues comparing Israel's security fence to Berlin Wall

September 2015
Jewish Telegraphic Agency: 1922 to present;9/3/2015, p1
(JTA) -- A German politician has backpedaled on remarks comparing Israel's security fence to the Berlin Wall.


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