Israeli diplomat kicked out of Uber after speaking Hebrew

Itay Milner, 36, Israel’s deputy consul general to the Midwest, says he was kicked out of an Uber in Chicago on May 3, 2018, for speaking Hebrew. (Zbigniew Bzdak / Chicago Tribune) Itay Milner, 36, Israel’s deputy consul general to the Midwest …

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Vietnam, Australia step up ICT training cooperation

At the seminar on Vietnam-Australia cooperation in information and communication technology (ICT) training held in Hanoi on May 16 Yvonne Chan, Australian Deputy Consul General to Ho Chi Minh City and Senior Trade Commissioner of the Australian Trade and …

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Chinese Deputy Consul General Ren Faqiang Attends Asian Pacific American Heritage Awards Ceremony

On March 2, 2018, Chinese Deputy Consul General to San Francisco Ren Faqiang was invited to attend the Asian Pacific American Heritage Awards Ceremony at War Memorial Herbst Theater hosted by the City and County of San Francisco. On October 5, 1978 …

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Uber suspends driver accused of kicking out Israeli diplomat

Itay Milner, deputy consul general of Israel to the Midwest, wrote on Facebook Thursday, May 3, that he was 10 minutes into his Uber ride when the driver shouted at him to get out on Lower Wacker Drive for answering a telephone call in Hebrew, CBS Chicago …

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Israeli diplomat in US booted from Uber for speaking Hebrew

Itay Milner, Israel’s deputy consul general in Chicago, posted on Facebook that it was one of the worst experiences of his life. “I was just thrown out of an Uber in the middle of the highway only because I answered my phone in my mother tongue,” he …

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Deputy Consul General of Israel talks defense, partnerships during Huntsville visit

A very special guest made a stop in Huntsville to discuss important defense work and economic opportunities between Israel and the United States. The Deputy Consul General of Israel to Alabama, Guy Gilady, met with Mayor Tommy Battle on Monday. They talked …

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Uber Driver Threw Out Israeli Diplomat From Cab For Speaking Hebrew

Itay Milner, Israel’s deputy consul general in Chicago, wrote the incident occurred he was in a cab in the middle of a highway when he received a call. He had barely spoken a few words in Hebrew when the driver started screaming at him to get out of the …

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Uber suspends Chicago driver accused of kicking out Israeli diplomat

Itay Milner, deputy consul general of Israel to the Midwest, wrote on Facebook Thursday that he was ten minutes into his ride, which he booked with the ride-sharing application of Uber, when the driver shouted at him to get out on Lower Wacker Drive for …

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Israeli diplomat kicked out of Uber after speaking Hebrew: ‘Can’t believe this is happening in America’

Itay Milner, 36, Israel’s deputy consul general to the Midwest, says he was kicked out of an Uber in Chicago on May 3, 2018, for speaking Hebrew. (Zbigniew Bzdak / Chicago Tribune) Itay Milner, 36, Israel’s deputy consul general to the Midwest …

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