News Briefs

  9/16/2011, Elul 17, 5771

Rabbi Elyashiv Loses Consciousness Briefly

A ZAKA mobile intensive care unit was dispatched to the Jerusalem home of Rabbi Yoseph-Shalom Elyashiv, Friday morning, after the leader of the Lithuanian faction of hareidi-religious Jews lost consciousness for a few moments.

The 101-year-old rabbi regained consciousness and his condition was described as good.