13 US senators and representatives visited Kotel

November 14, 2010 21:25

Thirteen US senators and representatives visited the Kotel and the Western Wall Tunnels on Sunday as part of the National Conference of State Legislatures study tour to Israel, led by delegation head Senator Richard Moore (D-MA).

Rabbi of the Western Wall and Holy sites Shmuel Rabinowitz requested of the lawmakers at the end of the tour to be ambassadors for the Jewish people, and to spread the message that Jerusalem is the heart of the Jewish people since time immemorial, and "our history is engraved on each of its stones."

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