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The Wednesday Slatest Newsletter

The Wednesday Slatest Newsletter

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Oct. 21 2015 4:10 PM

The Wednesday Slatest Newsletter

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the 37th Zionist Congress in Jerusalem on Tuesday.

Photo by Menahem Kahana/AFP/Getty

If you had to guess which country's leader would commit a Holocaust-related gaffe that came across as a weird semi-apology for Hitler, you probably would've guessed every real country and some imaginary ones before guessing "Israel," right? And yet today Benjamin Netanyahu is in trouble for erroneously asserting that a Muslim cleric gave Hitler the idea to kill Jews in 1941. In other news:

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