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  12/26/2011, Kislev 30, 5772

Rabbi Yehoshua Hager Passes Away

Rabbi Yehoshua Hager-Lau, the half-brother of Tel Aviv Chief Rabbi Yisrael Meir Lau, passed away Thursday, in Jerusalem. His son, Rabbi Moshe Hager, heads the pre-military academy in the Judean Jewish community of Yatir.

Funeral details are pending.