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5 Iyar 5762 - April 17, 2002 | Mordecai Plaut, director Published Weekly









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Sharon Proposes Mideast Peace Summit
by Yated Ne'eman Staff

Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon proposed in talks with U.S. Secretary of State Colin Powell that an international peace summit be convened to discuss the Middle East.

Chareidi Candidates Sweep Har Nof Elections
by Betzalel Kahn

All of the chareidi candidates on the ballot won seats on the neighborhood council of Jerusalem's Har Nof neighborhood in last week's elections there.

American Jewish Reactions to the Middle East Crisis: Rallies and Prayers
by Moshe Rockove

Here in the US we are not in the thick of the Middle East action, but we feel close and we are closely following the developments and share in the concerns of all Jews in Israel.

Excerpts from Remarks of B. Netanyahu to US Senators in Washington D.C.

The following are excerpts from remarks by B. Netanyahu, former prime minister of Israel, before a group of U.S. senators in Washington D.C. discussing the current events in the Middle East. At the breaks, material was left out. Mr. Netanyahu was on a publicity tour of the U.S. on behalf of Israel.

Thousands Draw Chizuk From P'eylim/Lev L'Achim Assifa in Bnei Brak
By Moshe Schapiro

An estimated 5,000 men and women traveled from throughout Eretz Yisroel last Tuesday to attend P'eylim/Lev L'Achim's annual assifa in Bnei Brak. They came in search of chizuk and inspiration with which to face these troubled times.

Dedication of Renovated Makva Beis Medrash in Sivan
by Yated Ne'eman Staff

The renovated beis medrash of Makva, in the south of Hungary, will be rededicated in a special ceremony next month. It was once the beis medrash of the Ohel Moshe, HaRav Moshe Vorhand, zt"l, and the Ateres Moshe, Rav Moshe Nosson Lemberger zt"l. The ceremony will be attended by Makva chassidim and former residents of the city who, led by the current Admor of Makva, will arrive from all over the world.

Sweeping Success for the 46th Yom Iyun of by the Beis Medrash Lehalochoh Behityashvut
by Betzalel Kahn

Hundreds of rabbonim, bnei Torah, kashrus workers, public figures and farmers packed into the central beis knesses of the Blumenthal Children's Home in Jerusalem last week for the 46th Yom Iyun sponsored by the Beis Medrash Lehalochoh Behityashvut under HaRav Yosef Efrati.

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