Kanye West Apologizes in Hebrew Amid Repeated Antisemitic Comment

On Tuesday, Kanye West publicly apologized in Hebrew for his conduct, following anger over his repeated antisemitic comments. 

In a statement uploaded on Instagram and translated into English, he expressed his deepest regrets and apologized to the Jewish community for

the harm or disrespect they may have experienced as a result of his unanticipated outburst. 

He clarified that he had no intention of hurting or disrespecting anyone. "I am committed to starting with myself and learning

from this experience to ensure greater sensitivity and understanding in the future," said the 46-year-old Yeezus singer.

He concluded by saying that forgiveness "is important to me" and that he is "committed to making amends and promoting unity."

Two weeks prior to the release of his statement, TMZ had released footage of the "Famous" rapper delivering a 10-minute tirade at a private Las Vegas event, during which he made antisemitic comments. 

This announcement comes just days before West supposedly drops new songs.  In response to West's statement, the Anti-Defamation League, a non-profit advocacy group

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