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Jewish Agency Chairman Natan Sharansky

  • Paris aliyah event draws 500

    Jewish Agency Chairman Natan Sharansky, who attended the event in Paris Sunday, said his organization would re-examine forecasts for French immigration in 2015. More ▸

  • Reform chief Jacobs supports Western Wall plan

    JERUSALEM (JTA) — Rabbi Rick Jacobs, the head of the Reform movement, endorsed a plan for egalitarian prayer at the Western Wall. Jacobs, president of the Union for Reform Judaism, on Friday in Jerusalem called for support of the “bold, audacious proposals by Natan Sharansky, ” the Jewish Agency chairman. He was speaking at Connections 2013,… More ▸