Lieberman calls on Chabad to encourage aliya

19.07.2011                      17.Tammus, 5771                     Fasttag im Tammus

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Lieberman calls on Chabad to encourage aliya

Bringing all Diaspora Jewish communities to Israel ‘is more important than any foreign aid or diplomatic activity we engage in.'

Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman called on the Chabad movement to expand its indefatigable activities worldwide to include “bringing all the Jews from around the world here to Israel.”
Speaking at the Knesset during a Monday event honoring the emissaries of the hassidic movement stationed in the Former Soviet Union, the foreign minister noted the revolution the ubiquitous “shluchim” have brought to a part of the world where, until not too long ago, that kind of Jewish religious expression and activity was forbidden….