The Israeli ambassador to Russia shed light on the harrowing moments when passengers arriving in southern Russia from Tel Aviv were forced to hide in order to evade rioters upset about the war in Gaza.
Ambassador Alexander Ben Zvi told the Associated Press that Sunday’s threatening crowd at the airport in Makhachkala was the result of extremist elements resulting from ″indoctrination.″
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People in the crowd walk shouting antisemitic slogans at an airfield of the airport in Makhachkala, Russia, Monday, Oct. 30, 2023. Russian news agencies and social media say hundreds of people have stormed into the main airport in the Dagestan region and onto the landing field to protest the arrival of an airliner coming from Tel Aviv, Israel. (AP Photo)
The Makhachkala airport lies in Dagestan, a predominantly Muslim republic. Despite the concerning scenes of hundreds of protesters storming the airport i …