Berlin, Germany.(TripAdvisor)

• Gilad Shalit wrote a letter to President Obama calling on him to release Jonathan Pollard as thousands rallied outside of Shimon Peres’ residence ahead of President Obama’s visit. [ToI]

• Bret Stephens calls on President Obama to ignore the myriad calls to release convicted American spy Jonathan Pollard. [WSJ]

• Julio Acevedo, the suspect in the Brooklyn hit-and-run earlier this month that killed a couple and their unborn son, was charged with manslaughter. [JTA]

Spiegel has a report on the divide between older generations of Berlin Jews and Jewish newcomers to the city from abroad. [Spiegel]

• In this latest installment of Network Jews, Dr. James Wilson of the Fox medical procedural House gets some love. [Jewcy]