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Prominent Rabbi Compares Obama to Notorious Bible Villain — and Read His Reaction When He Was Challenged for It

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“[T]he president of the United States was disrespectful to my prime minister, to my country, to my future and to the future of the world.”

President Barack Obama, right, talks to Scott Van Duzer, left, on the tarmac of St. Lucie International Airport before boarding Air Force One, Sunday, March 29, 2015, in Fort Pierce, Fla. (AP Photo/Luis M. Alvarez)

Rabbi Shlomo Riskin, a prominent U.S.-born Israeli rabbi over the weekend compared President Barack Obama to Haman, the notorious villain from the biblical Book of Esther.

“The president of the United States is lashing out at Israel just like Haman lashed out at the Jews,” Riskin said according to a Jerusalem Post report on his Saturday night speech at the Jerusalem Great Synagogue.

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