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        3/25/2013, Nisan 14, 5773

      Passover Seder in the White House


      President Barack Obama of the United States and his family will host about 20 Jewish friends and staff for the traditional Passover seder, Monday evening, including the reading of the Haggadah and eating of traditional holiday dishes made ​​by the White House chef.

      Obama began the tradition of the White House seder. As he said in his speech in Israel last week, the president sees great importance in the story of Passover and its link to liberty and freedom throughout the world.

      U.S. President Barack Obama will host the night with his family about 20 friends and staff of Jews for traditional order, including the reading and eating traditional holiday dishes made ​​by the chef of the White House.
      Obama himself is the tradition began. As he put it in his speech to Israel last week, the president sees great importance in the story of Passover and the link between him and liberty and freedom throughout the world.