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WATCH THIS: Moving Scene At Kosel As Holocaust Survivor Tells His Story To American Yeshivah Bochurim

In a moving scene by the Kosel last week, an English-speaking Holocaust survivor told his story, surrounded by a group of American yeshiva bochurim from Camp Yaaleh Yerushalayim.

Rabbi Shmuel Beller, 92, grew up in the Polish town of Oświęcim which later became the most notorious concentration camp associated with the Holocaust – Auschwitz.

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Mcconnell Says He’s Waiting On Trump To Chart Path On Guns

Congressional Republicans are waiting for the White House to chart a path forward on gun violence legislation, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday, effectively putting the burden on President Donald Trump to decide the GOP’s legislative response to the spate of mass shootings that included another deadly attack in Texas over the weekend.

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Head of an Animal Thrown at Ramat Sharret Home

Police on Monday launched an investigation into an attack involving an animal’s head being hurled at a home in the Ramat Sharret neighborhood of Jerusalem.

The investigation led to the expeditious arrest of a 30-year-old Jerusalem resident, who is now facing charges of blackmail, extortion and conspiracy to commit a crime.

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HaRav Yitzchak Berkovits Shlita Appointed As Rosh Yeshiva Of Aish HaTorah

“Aish HaTorah is…the greatest institution for teshuva in the world. Rav Yitzchak Berkovits is [the] most fitting person to guide this institution,” exclaimed Rav Yaakov Hillel Shlit”a, Rosh Yeshiva of Ahavat Shalom, to dignitaries and Rabbanim from around the world gathered for the historic Inauguration of Rav Berkovits, Shlit’a as Rosh HaYeshiva of Aish HaTorah.

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