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  ניסן 5, 5768 , 10/04/08

Polish PM Holds on To Mezuza for 'Protection'

Visiting Polish Prime Donald Tusk visited the Western Wall (Kotel) Wednesday and held on to a mezuza for "protection," Yeshiva World News reported. Chabad Rabbis greeted Prime Minister Tusk, who expressed his support for Chabad activities in Poland.

Rabbi Shalom Stambler, the Chabad rabbi in Poland, gave the Prime Minster a mezuza and then offered to carry it for him. Prime Minister Tusk, whose grandfather was Jewish, insisted on carrying it himself.

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