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  תמוז 24, 5774 , 22/07/14

OU Solidarity Mission to Israel

The Orthodox Union announced, Monday evening that Rabbi Tzvi Hersh Weinreb and Rabbi Steven Weil will be leading a solidarity mission to southern Israel, leaving the United States on Thursday evening. The group is scheduled to spend Shabbat in S'derot with special guest speakers including the political, military and religious leadership of S'derot and the southern communities.

At the conclusion of Shabbat, the rabbis, together with the OU staff who work daily with the population on the front lines throughout southern Israel, will lead the group throughout the communities, hospitals and areas that have been impacted during the recent conflict. The tour will include hospital visits, shiva calls and expression of support to the soldiers who are risking their lives.

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