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        1/14/2014, Shevat 13, 5774

      Sharon to be Commemorated in Belarus


      Chaim Chesler and Sandra Cahn, co-founders of Limmud FSU (Former Soviet Union), announced on Monday that the upcoming Limmud FSU conference in Belarus, taking place this summer, will feature a special event in memory of former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon whose parents were born in Belarus.

      The event is expected to take place in Sharon’s father’s hometown city of Brest. Sharon’s sons, Omri and Gilad, will be invited to the event, Chesler and Cahn said in a statement.