Germany Kafka’s Treasures

Israel’s ambassador in Germany, Jeremy Issacharoff, right, holds documents prior to a handing over ceremony at the embassy of Israel in Berlin, Germany, Tuesday, May 21, 2019. German authorities are handing over to Israel some 5,000 documents kept by a confidant of Franz Kafka, a trove whose plight could have been plucked from one of the author’s surreal stories. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn) |