The English-language Twitter account for Al Jazeera tweeted an anti-Semitic meme on Wednesday to promote a story about climate change.
Al Jazeera later deleted the post, but Twitter user Eli Meixler quickly took a screenshot.
Al Jazeera did not respond to a request for comment.
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Al Jazeera Tweets Anti-Semitic ‘Happy Merchant’ Meme