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Boy from court case gets first US Passport that says Jerusalem, Israel

In a follow-up to the breaking news from this past week, the first Jerusalem-born American to have Israel listed in his passport is none other than Menachem ZIvotofsky. Why is that important? Well it was Menachem's parents, Ari and Naomi, who took the case to the US Supreme Court - twice - to try and get Menachem, born in Jerusalem in 2002, a passport which listed his actual country of birth.

To see my original post - and thoughts about it as a Jerusalem resident and US citizen whose daughters were born in the city and as an Israel tour guide - click here:

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