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  6/12/2014, Sivan 14, 5774

Wiesenthal Center Founder Hails UNESCO Exhibit as 'Historic'


Rabbi Marvin Hier, founder of the Simon Wiesenthal Center, spoke on Wednesday at the opening of the new Israel-related exhibition at the Paris headquarters of the United Nations' cultural agency UNESCO.

The exhibit, entitled "People, Book, Land — The 3,500 Year Relationship of the Jewish People to the Holy Land", showcases the Jewish connection to the land of Israel.