Naming of Old City plaza after oligarch stirs debate

01.06.2012                      11.Siwan. 5772

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Naming of Old City plaza after oligarch stirs debate

Vadim Rabinovich donated funds that helped rebuild Hurva Synagogue, but naming of square after him fraudulent, city councilwoman says.

When Ukrainian businessman Vadim Rabinovich died, they named a square after him in Jerusalem’s Old City thanking him for donating funds that helped rebuild the Hurva Synagogue.
But reports of his death were greatly exaggerated, to paraphrase Mark Twain….