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  4/10/2014, Nissan 10, 5774

Rabbi Appointment Raises Uproar


The appointment of Rabbi Shalom Cohen as the new spiritual leader of the Shas party has not passed in silence. On the contrary, much criticism has come up.

“What state have we reached, that the head of the Shas party is the one to appoint the party’s spiritual leader. It’s supposed to be the other way around,” a source in the party said.