Maccabee MKs fighting anti-circumcision laws

21.11.2013                      18.Kislew.5774

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Maccabee MKs fighting anti-circumcision laws

More than a dozen lawmakers are working to gather signatures from MPs around Europe on draft motion to reverse PACE ban of brit mila.

With Hanukka only one week away, the Knesset is following in the footsteps of the Maccabees who fought against Greek king Antiochus IV and his policy of outlawing Jewish traditions – including brit mila, or male ritual circumcision….