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Czech Minister Apologizes for Molesting of Yom Kippur Worshippers by Police

Two high officials of the Ministry of the Interior today called on Ernst Frischer, president of the Council of Jewish Communities, and conveyed Minister of the interior Vaclav Nosek’s regrets that several worshippers had been molested by policemen Friday night after leaving Kol Nidre services. They promised that the policemen would be punished.