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  9/4/2014, Elul 9, 5774

Rabbi Kalman Bar Elected Chief Rabbi of Netanya

Rabbi Kalman Bar was elected on Thursday evening as the Chief Rabbi of the city of Netanya. His election was welcomed by the union of hesder yeshivas.

"G-d willing, the hesder yeshiva graduates will continue to lead the world of Torah with a sense of responsibility for the entire state of Israel," the union said.