Yeshiva leader named as one victim in Jerusalem synagogue attack

By JPOST.COM STAFF
November 18, 2014 11:46

One of the four victims in Tuesday's deadly terror attack at a Jerusalem synagogue was the leader of a local yeshiva.

Sixty-year-old Moshe Twersky, the head of the Yeshiva Torat Moshe, was the first victim of the attack to be named.

His funeral was scheduled for 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Givat Shaul cemetery in the capital.


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