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Arab-Israeli justice stirs controversy by declining to sing ‘Hatikvah’


URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/israel/article/arab-israeli_justice_stirs_controversy_by_declining_to_sing_hatikvah_2

The first Israeli Arab with a permanent appointment to Israel's Supreme Court has come under fire for not singing Israel's national anthem at a public court event. Salim Joubran remained silent Tuesday during the singing of "Hatikvah" at the end of a ceremony swearing in new Supreme Court President Asher Grunis.

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