Merkel pointed out that the future of Europe could also have succeeded in life together.
Great Synagogue in Europe award ceremony held in Brussels since many distinguished invitees. Belgian Foreign Minister Didier Reynders and Defence Minister Peter De Crem'in Flemish Region, as well as the award ceremony in the presence of Prime Minister Kris Peeters drew attention to the wide range of security measures to be taken. The European Union (EU) and the EU leaders are religious rites and prayers that evening, Chancellor Merkel said the award honored him.
CER President Chief Goldschimdt, German Chancellor Merkel, Europe's contribution to the inter-communal harmony, friendly approach to the Jewish community, tolerance and understanding, was awarded the medal for güçlenmesindeki expressed strong support. Chief'' We are honored to receive this award, Mr. Merkel was not so easy to see. But have no doubt that it is a necessity. We can not ignore the efforts of the Chancellor.'' Was quoted as saying. The first president of the European Conference of Rabbis, who died in 1991 and the award given in memory of Lord Immanuel Jakobovitz'un, Merkel's strong support of the Jewish community in Germany and boldly voiced dissatisfaction with Merkel was recorded an increase in anti-Semitism in Europe.
Cologne in Germany, which is caused by the reaction of the Jewish and Muslim communities of the District Court's decision to ban circumcision in place and immediately after the intervention of Chancellor Merkel and the ban on the removal decision was praised.Merkel FIRST PRIZE IS NOT JEWISH